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Ten O'Clock News; Jamaica Plain's X-Men

11/27/1990

Jamaica Plain's X-Men, Hispanic youth not calling themselves a gang, created mural in Egleston Square with political slogans and memorials to dead members. Latinos gather for wake of Hector Morales.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Jamaica Plain's X-Men

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:04:05

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Urban youth
Gangs
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Locations
Jamaica Plain (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Boeri, David (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Jamaica Plain's X-Men,” 11/27/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B7C6226E36564BE5961F8305AB1D920A.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Jamaica Plain's X-Men.” 11/27/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B7C6226E36564BE5961F8305AB1D920A>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Jamaica Plain's X-Men. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B7C6226E36564BE5961F8305AB1D920A
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