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THIRTEEN SPECIALS

Take This Hammer

  • Aired: 02/08/1964
  • 43:45
  • Rating: NR
Author and activist James Baldwin meets with members of the local African-American community in San Francisco in the spring of 1963. He is escorted by Youth For Service's Executive Director Orville Luster and is intent on discovering "the real situation of Negroes in the city, as opposed to the image San Francisco would like to present."
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Author James Baldwin looks at San Francisco's African-American community in 1963.
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