The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights (2012)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Social Issues  |   Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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A profile of Whitney Young, who led the National Urban League from 1961 until his death in 1971 at age 49. During those years, he played a pivotal role in expanding access to jobs, education, and housing for blacks, primarily by forging personal relationships with business and political leaders.

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activist, Black [race], business, race-relations