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What Ever Happened to H. Rap Brown?, 1984-05-13

 File — Box: CTYLN-011
Identifier: WJZ-CTYLN-011-001
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Scope and Contents

Hosts Jaki Hall and Dan Henson speak with guest Jamil Al-Amin, formerly known as H. Rap Brown, before a live studio audience. They discuss Islam, Al-Amin's activism in the 1960s, the events of July, 1967 in Cambridge, Maryland and their aftermath, and the state of Black America today.


  • Broadcast: 1984-05-13

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Collection content is in English.

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1 U-matic (On tape label: City Line #89)



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Be advised that this video may contain sensitive, triggering, and offensive language and content.

Funding note

Digitized with funding provided by the Council of Library and Information Resources' "Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives: Amplifying Unheard Voices" grant program.

Repository Details

Part of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Moving Image Archive Repository

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