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Origins Movement Adaptation Transformation
Conversin' with the Elders
by Willard and CToland


Wilard B. Smith, 81, talks to his brother C. Toland Draper, 86. Two friends discuss their friendship that spanned more than half a century.

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A Mother's Memories
by Carla and Gladys


This conversation starts as a mother, Gladys Evans, shares her almost unbelievable first memory with her daughter, Carla.

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Hard-Knock Lessons Across a Generation
by Askari and Marcus


An uncle shares with his nephew his growing pains of coming of age without a father in Oakland and San Leandro, California.

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A Former Panther on Her Path to Freedom
by Kiilu and Tureeda


Tureeda Mikel interviews Kiilu Nyasha on "Black August" to learn about her journey to California and her activism in Black Power Movement.

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