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Say Brother
Thanksgiving Say Brother Style
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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

Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season. Say Brother examines how people from different ethnic backgrounds incorporate their own cultures in preparing various Thanksgiving dishes on this traditional holiday.



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Broadcast program

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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Thanksgiving Say Brother Style,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1175AA0406B4BFD8C99018D486AB362.
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APA: Say Brother; Thanksgiving Say Brother Style. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1175AA0406B4BFD8C99018D486AB362
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