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Say Brother; African Liberation Committee Film; Caroline Hunter comments on the struggle for African liberation

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11/15/1973

In this clip host Topper Carew leads a discussion on the liberation struggle in Mozambique. Carline Hunter comments on the need for African Americans to recognize that the African struggle is their own. Overall in the program guests Caroline Hunter, Dinizulu Ceitou (both of Boston's African Liberation Day Committee), and Christopher Nteta (of the Pan African Liberation Committee) discuss the liberation struggle in Mozambique with host Topper Carew. Topics include Frelimo (the African freedom fighters in Mozambique), the influence of African American support on the cause, the relationship between corporations and the seizure of African land, the need for violence to achieve liberation, the relationship between racism and colonization, and the need for African Americans to recognize that the African struggle is their own. Program includes a 30-minute film titled "The Struggle Continues (A Luta Continua)," which documents the work of the resistance. Produced by Topper Carew. Directed by Conrad White.


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Series
Say Brother
Program
African Liberation Committee Film
Program Number

306

Title

Caroline Hunter comments on the struggle for African liberation

Series Description

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

Program Description

Guests Caroline Hunter, Dinizulu Ceitou of Boston's African Liberation Day Committee and Christopher Nteta of the Pan African Liberation Committee discuss the liberation struggle in Mozambique with host Topper Carew. Topics include Frelimo (the African freedom fighters in Mozambique), the influence of Black American support on the cause, the relationship between corporations and the seizure of African land, the need for violence to achieve liberation, the relationship between racism and colonization, and the need for Black Americans to recognize that the African struggle is their struggle. Program includes a 30 minute film titled "The Struggle Continues (A Luta Continua)," which documents the work of the resistance.

Asset Type

Clip

Media Type

Video

Subjects
A Luta Continua (Motion picture)
Ceitou, Dinizulu
Corporations, American
FRELIMO
Civil rights
Mozambique--History--Revolution, 1964-1975
Segregation
Pan African Liberation Committee
African Liberation Day Committee - Boston - Massachusetts
Hunter, Caroline
Nteta, Christopher
Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Creators
Jones, Vickie (Associate Producer)
Carew, Topper (Producer)
Barrow-Murray, Barbara (Associate Producer)
White, Conrad (Director)
Contributors
Johnson, Henry (Filmmaker)
Carew, Topper (Host)
Publication Information
WGBH Educational Foundation
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; African Liberation Committee Film; Caroline Hunter comments on the struggle for African liberation,” 11/15/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C79BD18CC4A8438E9AA5F976D8A36714.
MLA: “Say Brother; African Liberation Committee Film; Caroline Hunter comments on the struggle for African liberation.” 11/15/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C79BD18CC4A8438E9AA5F976D8A36714>.
APA: Say Brother; African Liberation Committee Film; Caroline Hunter comments on the struggle for African liberation. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C79BD18CC4A8438E9AA5F976D8A36714
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