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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Introduction to "The Negro and the American Promise"

  • Aired: 01/18/2004
  • 02:13
  • Rating: NR
Psychology professor at the City College of New York, Dr. Kenneth Clark introduces the segment "The Negro and the American Promise" from Boston public television producer Henry Morgenthau III. Featuring interviews with Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and James Baldwin, the segment made headlines in spring 1963.
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