The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights
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This documentary tells the story of Whitney Young and his efforts to open the doors of equal opportunity and chronicles the public and private trials of a man navigating a divided society in an explosive time. A discussion with Yolanda Jordan, president of the NASW IL Board of Directors; Dr. Darrell Wheeler, dean of Loyola University's School of Social Work; and Robert T. Starks, professor emeritus at NEIU's Center for Inner City Studies, follows the screening. Broadcaster Sylvia Ewing moderates the discussion.