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The Importance of the Black Press

  • Aired: 04/19/2017
  • 01:20
  • Rating: NR
The Black press in Tennessee sprang from the hopes and dreams of an enslaved population’s newly acquired freedom… a people whose skin color often determined their fate; whose value was equated with private property; and whose voices were either filtered or unheard.
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