Rev. Jesse Jackson in Oakland

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KPIX News report from July 7th 1968 by Ed Arnow featuring an interview with Reverend Jesse Jackson, outside the Evergreen Baptist Church in Oakland. Speaking in his capacity as the leader of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)'s Poor Peoples Campaign, he outlines a shift in their national strategy for addressing the "economic anxiety" which is affecting Americans, including a proposed boycott of major supermarkets and products. Includes brief views of the Baptist Church. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Originally aired on
KPIX-TV
Date aired
7/7/1968
Recording medium
16mm b&w silent/magentic sound film
3:28
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Type of material
local newsfilm
Identifier
KPIX 35973
Views
548

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