1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Camera, Bobby Shepard, Rick Butler; editor, Lewis Erskine; music, Ron Carter.
Narrator: Joe Morton.
Presents a history of African-American newspapers and journalism from the mid-19th century through the 20th century. Tells of the struggles against censorship and discrimination and for freedom of the press, with commentary by historians, journalists, and photojournalists.