Blacks in Sports

Blacks in Sports (June 8, 1987)
Duration: 00:26:31

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Themes: Sports and Entertainment | Motor City and Motown |

Guests: Earl Lloyd, Joe Lapointe, Mel Farr, Gates Brown
Host : Ed Gordon,
Producer : Trudy Gallant, Ed Gordon


Summary: This show is about racism in sports. Guests include Mel Farr, a former player for the Detroit Lions; Gates Brown, a former player for the Detroit Tigers; Earl Lloyd, former coach of the Detroit Pistons; and over the phone, Joe Lapointe, a writer for the Detroit Free Press.

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