Guest Series: African-American women during the activist movements of the 1950s-1970s

In this series of curated posts, the American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) invites researchers, educators, industry professionals and collaborators to highlight the diversity of topics, interests, and perspectives preserved and made accessible in the public radio and television collections of the AAPB. Please welcome guest curator Marine Robbez, a French graduate student earning a … Continue reading Guest Series: African-American women during the activist movements of the 1950s-1970s

Police relations in public media

Our hearts are with those who are grieving unnecessary loss of life today. The following primary source materials from public media stations around the country document some of the history of the complex dynamic between police forces and marginalized communities in the United States. “Seeds of Discontent” Detroit, Michigan, 1968 Part of a WDET series … Continue reading Police relations in public media