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The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords (1999)

Not Rated | | Documentary | January 1999 (USA)
The history of black newspapers in America.

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Stanley Nelson
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Credited cast:
George Barbour George Barbour ... Himself
Timuel Black ... Himself
Frank Bolden Frank Bolden ... Himself
Wallace Burney Wallace Burney ... Himself
Earl Calloway Earl Calloway ... Himself
Chester Commodore Chester Commodore ... Himself
Evelyn Cunningham Evelyn Cunningham ... Herself
Phyllis Garland Phyllis Garland ... Herself
Dora Harris Glasco Dora Harris Glasco ... Herself
Walter Gordon Walter Gordon ... Himself
James Grossman James Grossman ... Himself
Charles Teenie Harris Charles Teenie Harris ... Himself
Vera Jackson Vera Jackson ... Herself
Vernon Jarrett ... Himself
Robert Lavelle Robert Lavelle ... Himself
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The history of black newspapers in America.

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Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1999 (USA) See more »

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