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Independent Lens | Talib Kweli on The Black Power Mixtape | PBS

Duration: 02:12
Program: Independent Lens #1314
Broadcast Date: Feb. 13, 2012

Hip Hop artist Talib Kweli reflects on the documentary he participated in during an interview with PBS NEWSHOUR's Hari Sreenivasan. The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975, airs Feb. 9th, 2012 on Independent Lens. The interview was produced last month by ITVS. The documentary is the product of Swedish journalists, who came to the US to document the anti-war and Black Power movements of the late 1960s and early 1970s. The film combines music, original 16mm footage, and contemporary audio interviews from leading African American artists, activists, musicians, and scholars. www.pbs.org Watch "Independent Lens" films online: video.pbs.org

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Post Date: February 9, 2012