James L. Farmer Speech at UC Berkeley (Updated a year ago)
KTVU News footage from c1967 featuring a speech by James L. Farmer, Jr. at UC Bekeley, about the civil rights movement, segregation and racism. He claims that the civil rights movement's "appeal to conscience" has failed and social segregation is on the increase, stating that: "The appeal to conscience has found that racism has no conscience!" He goes on to contend: "That conscience can be created if the people who are oppressed learn to manipulate and wield ... forces of power within our country."
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on June 12, 2014.
- Type of material: archival newsfilm
- Duration: 1:44
- Rights for this video belong to: Cox Enterprises Inc/KTVU
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w, magnetic sound film
- Date aired: c1967
- Originally aired on: KTVU