Whitney M. Young

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Whitney Young Provides Depth and Texture to Portrait of Racial Inequality

Friday, February 01, 2013


Focused, uncompromising, and yet essentially pragmatic, Whitney Young, executive director of the National Urban League, answers questions at this 1966 meeting of the Overseas Press Club. 

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Whitney Young

Wednesday, August 10, 1966

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Whitney Young discusses civil rights and social issues. He notes that while the US government spent huge sums of money to aid European countries in the post World War II era, ...


Community Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday, December 17, 1964

After City Hall, the celebrations were taken uptown to Harlem.