Say Brother; Bloods: Oral Histories of Our Black Vietnam Veterans
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- Say Brother
- Bloods: Oral Histories of Our Black Vietnam Veterans
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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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A provocative documentary report of oral histories of black Vietnam veterans. What was it like to be black in America in the 1960s? If “bloods” were not marching in a non-violent civil rights demonstration, they were probably preparing a brother, a son or themselves to fight and possibly die in the Vietnam War. Part 1 of 2.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Bloods: Oral Histories of Our Black Vietnam Veterans,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 25, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D07D7496F96640F7ABA03FF7034FA163.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Bloods: Oral Histories of Our Black Vietnam Veterans.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 25, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D07D7496F96640F7ABA03FF7034FA163>.
- APA: Say Brother; Bloods: Oral Histories of Our Black Vietnam Veterans. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D07D7496F96640F7ABA03FF7034FA163