film clip of Harlem CORE chairman Gladys Harrington speaking on Malcolm X

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film clip of Harlem CORE chairman Gladys Harrington speaking on Malcolm X

Subject

Harlem CORE chairman

Description

This is the second part of Gladys Harrington's interview from the 1963 CBS News special 'The Harlem Temper'. Here, she discusses the differences between the nationalist groups at the time such as the Nation of Islam and Harlem CORE. What is most striking about the interview is the fact she states while they had different opinions regarding the movement, she supported Malcolm X. At the time, the majority of civil rights groups and Black political leaders in the nation and in New York CIty, including the NAACP, SCLC and the Urban League, rejected him and were among his strongest critics.

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Creator

CBS News

Source

Columbia University, Butler Library

Publisher

CBS News

Date

Dec. 11, 1963

Rights

CBS News

Format

video, .mov

Type

.mov

Coverage

Harlem, 1963

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Citation

CBS News, "film clip of Harlem CORE chairman Gladys Harrington speaking on Malcolm X ," in Harlem CORE, Item #162, http://harlemcore.com/omeka/items/show/162 (accessed October 30, 2014).