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The two nations of black America

Author: June CrossHenry Louis Gates, Jr.Cornel WestJulian BondKarenga, Maulana.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2008]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There is a growing economic divide in black America. Today, America's black middle class is the largest in its history, yet roughly one-third of black America continues to live in poverty. This film measures the economic and social success of the civil rights movement and the gap between middle class and poor African-Americans through interviews with noted Afro-Americans and historical film footage.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: June Cross; Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; Cornel West; Julian Bond; Karenga, Maulana.; Eldridge Cleaver; Kathleen Cleaver; Angela Y Davis; William J Wilson; Jesse Jackson; Quincy Jones; David Sykes; Christopher F Edley; Orlando Patterson; Avery Brooks; WGBH Educational Foundation.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0793694205 9780793694204
OCLC Number: 226369961
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally presented as an episode of the television series Frontline in 1998.
Credits: Camera, John Baynard ... [et al.] ; editor, David Carnochan.
Performer(s): Commentary: Cornel West, Julian Bond, Maulana Karenga, Eldridge Cleaver, Kathleen Cleaver, Angela Davis, William Julius Wilson, Jesse Jackson, Quincy Jones, David Sykes, Christopher Edley, Orlando Patterson ; voice of W.E.B. Dubois: Avery Brooks.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. and b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; full screen; NTSC; stereo.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced by June Cross ; correspondent: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; written by June Cross and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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There is a growing economic divide in black America. Today, America's black middle class is the largest in its history, yet roughly one-third of black America continues to live in poverty. This film measures the economic and social success of the civil rights movement and the gap between middle class and poor African-Americans through interviews with noted Afro-Americans and historical film footage.

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