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Surviving the Odds; Journal, The

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Series
Surviving the Odds
Program
Journal, The
Program Number

107

Series Description

This special series of programs is designed to create awareness and increase understanding of the tremendous challenges young black men face in American society. A collaboration of eight public television stations and the American Program Service, the programs will examine some of the critical issues facing young African American men today, challenge damaging stereotypes and offer a look at some positive actions that encourage a successful transition from adolescence to adulthood. Series release date: 4/1994

Program Description

Part one is a collection of stories from across the country, (provided by partner stations and edited by WGBH,) illustrating the conditions facing young black men and examining some unusual approaches to change. Hosted by Harvard Law Professor Charles Ogletree Part two is a documentary in magazine format illustrating the challenging problems facing young black men.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Special
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Social Issues
Creators
Glover, Bob (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Surviving the Odds; Journal, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B6F36040B6624726978BB80AE8681070.
MLA: “Surviving the Odds; Journal, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B6F36040B6624726978BB80AE8681070>.
APA: Surviving the Odds; Journal, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B6F36040B6624726978BB80AE8681070
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