Recorder – TV’s Power to Influence – Clip

  • clip (0:01:49) | IN Surprising
    Premiere: 6/15/2020

In this excerpt from Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project, activist and prolific archivist Marion Stokes first becomes cognizant of the power of television to inform —or misinform—people when she starts appearing on a Philadelphia public access current affairs show in the late ’60s. Stokes’ realization of the power of mass media to affect public opinion was well ahead of the curve.

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