Oregon Experience

Ron Herndon Explains Security For The Front

Clip: Season 9 Episode 903 | 2m 57s

Albina Head Start Director and community activist Ron Herndon explains why the Black United Front had their own security at marches and demonstrations in the late 1970s and 1980s. Photos courtesy Cathy Cheney, City of Portland Archives & Records Center, The Scanner.

Aired: 04/21/15

Rating: TV-G

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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, Oregon Cultural Trust and Roundhouse Foundation.