Blacks and Social Organizations

Blacks and Social Organizations (February 10, 1992)
Duration: 00:28:58

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Themes: Leadership | Poverty, Progress, and the Rise of African-American Businesses and Professionals | Motor City and Motown |

Guests: Odell Nails, Cornelius Brown, Lisa Williams, Carolyn Carter, Clarence LeBlance, George Adams, Brian Smith
Host : Cliff Russell
Producer : Carlota Almanza

Summary: Ranch owners Dr. Odell Nails and Cornelius Brown, Detroit Hockey Association member George Adams, and Tuskegee Airmen Detroit chapter president Brian Smith discuss sports that are stereotypically not associated with black athletes. Also, field correspondent Lisa Williams reports on black rodeo stars. Includes footage of a rodeo, footage of interviews with black pilots, and a brief segment on the death of author Alex Haley.