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Say Brother; Is There a War on Black Children? / Not Registered to Vote: By Design or Default?

10/13/1982


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Is There a War on Black Children? / Not Registered to Vote: By Design or Default?
Program Number

1301

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

Say Brother examines the circumstances of black children living under the "feminization" of poverty. Then reporter Lovell Dyett investigates allegations that voter registration efforts were neglected in black communities for recent Massachusetts primary elections.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Is There a War on Black Children? / Not Registered to Vote: By Design or Default?,” 10/13/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7EE128FB47A4AE898BF3A98893CBF86.
MLA: “Say Brother; Is There a War on Black Children? / Not Registered to Vote: By Design or Default?.” 10/13/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7EE128FB47A4AE898BF3A98893CBF86>.
APA: Say Brother; Is There a War on Black Children? / Not Registered to Vote: By Design or Default?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7EE128FB47A4AE898BF3A98893CBF86
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