Community in Action
Original Airdate: 3/1/1973
Afro-American judges - Boston - Massachusetts
Human services - Boston - Massachusetts
Music - Performance
Public Affairs: Current Events
Action for Boston Community Development
Contemporary Jazz Trio
Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association
Program discusses a variety of topics via a magazine-style format. Host John Slade introduces a moderated discussion led by Say Brother filmmaker Henry Johnson with Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) employees Barbara Brydie, Arnett Waters, and Russell Hill (who discuss the agency's threated status due to a proposed withdrawal of federal aid in President Nixon's proposed budget), an interview and performance by vocalist Eddie B. with the Contemporary Jazz Trio; and an interview conducted by John Slade with Helaine Simmonds, Clarence Dilday, and Benjamin Jones of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (on Governor Francis Williams Sargent's judgeship nominations).
Contemporary Jazz Trio, The (musical group)
Eddie B. (musician)
Barbara Barrow (production assistant)
Henry Johnson (filmmaker)
Webster Lewis (theme music)
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