Dr. Nathan Hare speech

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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
Date aired
Recording medium
16mm b+w, co-magnetic sound film
Rights for this video belong to
Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Type of material
archival newsfilm
KRON 135-1

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