Dr. Nathan Hare speech

About This Item

KRON-TV archival newsfilm footage from July 19th, 1969 featuring a speech given by prominent black studies scholar Dr. Nathan Hare. He states, "we need an Uncle Tom in the Pentagon. We need to choose and pick our own Uncle Toms." Concludes with Hare saying, "we have to begin to act, and to make our own history, because if you don't make your own history, someone will make your own history for you." Remastered (from the negative), edited and catalogued for the web by Shira Peltzman.

Originally aired on
KRON-TV
Date aired
7/19/1969
Recording medium
16mm b+w, co-magnetic sound film
04:01
Rights for this video belong to
Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
Type of material
archival newsfilm
Identifier
KRON 135-1
Views
2574

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