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Ebony on the Road


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presented by Brinsley Forde , Aminatta Foma , Martin Shaw. This week Ebony on the Road comes from Birmingham. Meet Attillah Shabazz , activist daughter of 60s black hero Malcolm X. OTR analyses the black base of 80s rap and hip hop, and hear a sizzling British
'hip-soul' band, Kash.
OTR also looks at the issues of black separatism with young Afro-Caribbeans discussing black independent political organisation, and the trend to all-black schools. Producers


Presented By: Brinsley Forde
Presented By: Aminatta Foma
Presented By: Martin Shaw.
Unknown: Attillah Shabazz
Unknown: Malcolm X. Otr
Unknown: Colin Prescod.
Unknown: Onye Wambu
Editor: Vastiana Belfon

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