Say Brother; Meditation in Black / The Cambridge Police Department: Portrait in Black and White
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- Say Brother
- Meditation in Black / The Cambridge Police Department: Portrait in Black and White
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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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Barbara Barrow-Murray profiles the Syda Foundation's first black female monk, Swami Vilamalanda, on the occasion of a visit to the Foundation's Chestnut Hill ashram where the swami was recently an honored guest. Then Lovell Dyett examines reports of racially biased treatment by Cambridge police officers.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Meditation in Black / The Cambridge Police Department: Portrait in Black and White,” 06/16/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6397C88C5014BFAB7114D8A55301E64.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Meditation in Black / The Cambridge Police Department: Portrait in Black and White.” 06/16/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6397C88C5014BFAB7114D8A55301E64>.
- APA: Say Brother; Meditation in Black / The Cambridge Police Department: Portrait in Black and White. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F6397C88C5014BFAB7114D8A55301E64