Say Brother; Battle for Community Control
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- Say Brother
- Battle for Community Control
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Say Brother is WGBH's longest running public affairs television program by, for and about African Americans, and is now known as Basic Black. Since its inception in 1968, Say Brother has featured the voices of both locally and nationally known African American artists, athletes, performers, politicians, professionals, and writers including: Muhammad Ali, Maya Angelou, Thomas Atkins, Amiri Baraka, Doris Bunte, Julian Bond, Stokely Carmichael, Louis Farrakhan, Nikki Giovanni, Odetta Gordon, Henry Hampton, Benjamin Hooks, Jesse Jackson, Hubie Jones, Mel King, Eartha Kitt, Elma Lewis, Haki Madhubuti, Wallace D. Muhammad, Charles Ogletree, Babatunde Olatunji, Byron Rushing, Owusu Sadaukai, and Sonia Sanchez. Series release date: 7/15/1968
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Studio discussion among Elliott Francis and Deputy Director of Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) Ricardo Millet and Executive Director of Greater Roxbury Neighborhood Authority (GRNA) Ken Wade. GRNA filed suit against BRA for excluding community input into area development plans.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Battle for Community Control,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 23, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C651E8A5FECD4524878E9C124C97782F.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Battle for Community Control.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 23, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C651E8A5FECD4524878E9C124C97782F>.
- APA: Say Brother; Battle for Community Control. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C651E8A5FECD4524878E9C124C97782F