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Say Brother; Louis Farrakhan: Disciple or Divider?


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Say Brother
Louis Farrakhan: Disciple or Divider?
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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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Say Brother talks with Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan about the 1995 Million Man March; the efforts that have transpired since; his political view on what many describe as the anti-government "Friendship Tour"; and what he sees for the future of blacks in America.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Louis Farrakhan: Disciple or Divider?,” 05/23/1996, GBH Archives, accessed December 9, 2023,
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