Black Issues Forum

North Carolina Fund: Leadership on Poverty

Season 29 Episode 2909 | Video has closed captioning.

In 1963, North Carolina Governor Terry Sanford declared war on poverty with a revolutionary plan centered on education, job training, and housing. View highlights from the film "Change Comes Knocking" as Director/filmmaker Rebecca Cerese and Dr. Shun Robertson of MDC discuss how the North Carolina Fund influenced effective community organizing and why it was also at the center of controversy.

Aired: 11/22/13

Rating: NR

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Black Issues Forum is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.