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Series 5
Minority Perspective audio recordings, 1981-1986
196 tapes (across 39 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

The series is comprised of tapes of the Minority Perspective program, which featured discussion of controversial or timely issues and events by WSB staff who presented the less popular opinion on that topic. Topics included subjects such as abortion, alcoholism, childcare, politics, healthcare, housing, prisons, racism, teenage pregnancies, and crime.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order by episode topic.

Box Folder Content
156 - Abortion, 1981 November 15 [Tape 963] [original: open reel tape]
179 - Abortion Rights, 1985 June 1-2 [Tape 225] [original: open reel tape]
197 - Abortions, 1981 November 15 [Tape 806] [original: open reel tape]
194 - Agencies That Help, 1981 October 11 [Tape 786] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Aging, 1981 August 19 [Tape 701] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Alcoholism, 1982 July 18 and October 10 [Tape 1294] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Alternative Sentencing, 1982 April 4 [Tape 1278] [original: open reel tape]
168 - American Families, 1983 February 19-20 and 26 [Tape 1353 A] [original: open reel tape]
163 - Art for the People's Sake, part one, 1982 October 31 [Tape 1168 A] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Art for the People's Sake, part one, 1982 October 31 [Tape 1304] [original: open reel tape]
163 - Art for the People's Sake, part two, 1982 November 7 [Tape 1168 B] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Art for the People's Sake, part two, 1982 November 7 [Tape 1305] [original: open reel tape]
176 - The Art of Peacemaking, 1985 January 26-27 [Tape 99] [original: open reel tape]
167 - Artificial Insemination and the Ethics Involved, 1983 February 5-6 [Tape 1336] [original: open reel tape]
177 - Atlanta Chamber of Commerce (Georgia), 1985 April 13-14 [Tape 130] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Atlanta Police Department (Georgia) (APD) Looking Back, 1982 June 27 [Tape 1289] [original: open reel tape]
182 - Atlanta (Georgia) Slums, 1985 September 7-8 [Tape 335] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Battered Women, part one, 1983 March 5-6 [Tape 1349 A] [original: open reel tape]
173 - A Batterer Speaks, 1984 June 2-3 [original: open reel tape]
176 - Big Brother/Big Sister with Anita Joseph, 1985 March 5 [Tape 95] [original: open reel tape]
194 - The Black Church and its Place in the Black Community, 1981 August 10 [Tape 781] [original: open reel tape]
196 - The Black Doctor, 1981 May 12 [Tape 554] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Black Farmers, 1983 September 3-4 [Tape 1476] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Black History, 1982 February 7 [Tape 1270] [original: open reel tape]
187 - "Blacks and the Arts in Atlanta (Georgia)," 1981 June 10 [Tape 549] [original: open reel tape]
165 - "Blacks in Business," 1982 February 28 [Tape 1272] [original: open reel tape]
194 - "Blacks in News," 1981 September 6 [Tape 787] [original: open reel tape]
176 - "Blacks in Sports," 1985 February 16-17 [Tape 97] [original: open reel tape]
214 - "Blacks in the State Legislature," 1981 April 7 [Tape 621] [original: open reel tape]
170 - Burglaries, 1983 June 25 [Tape 1448] [original: open reel tape]
180 - Business Council of Georgia, 1985 June 22 [Tape 249] [original: open reel tape]
183 - Cabbagetown [neighborhood in Atlanta, Georgia], 1985 October 19-20 [Tape 384] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Cable Television, 1982 September 8 [Tape 1297] [original: open reel tape]
225 - Cancer, 1981 June 25 [Tape 655] [original: open reel tape]
179 - Cancer Research, 1985 June 15 [Tape 237] [original: open reel tape]
180 - Care for the Elderly, 1985 July 13-14 [Tape 271] [original: open reel tape]
179 - Central America, 1985 June 8-9 [Tape 229] [original: open reel tape]
177 - Chamber of Commerce, 1985 April 13-14 [Tape 145] [original: open reel tape]
262 - Child Abuse, 1982 September 19 [Tape 1299] [original: open reel tape]
194 - Childcare, 1981 November 8 [Tape 765] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Childcare, 1983 March 26-27 [Tape 1390] [original: open reel tape]
218 - Child Cases, part I on the police investigation, 1981 March 1 [Tape 648] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Child Cases, part II on mental effects, 1981 March 8 [Tape 644 A] [original: open reel tape]
218 - Child Cases, part II on community relations, 1981 March 8 [Tape 649] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Child Cases, part III, 1981 March 15 [Tape 644] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Child Cases, part III, 1981 March 15 [Tape 644 B] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Chisholm, Shirley, 1985 March 2-3 [Tape 94] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Cocaine Addiction, 1985 January 12-13 [Tape 91] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Coping with Financial Problems, 1983 January 22-23 [Tape 1352] [original: open reel tape]
183 - Cosmetic Surgery, 1985 September 28-29 [Tape 355] [original: open reel tape]
194 - Counseling, 1981 May 10 [Tape 781] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Credit Counseling, 1983 January 22-23 [Tape 1373] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Crime, 1981 June 13 [Tape 702] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Crime and Perception of Crime, 1982 February 14 [Tape 1271] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Crime Victims, 1985 February 2 [Tape 98] [original: open reel tape]
181 - Defending the Poor, 1985 August 17-18 [Tape 311] [original: open reel tape]
164 - Depression: The Blues, 1982 December 25-26 [Tape 1225] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Dialing for Help: The Addict's Road to Recovery, 1984 September 12 [original: open reel tape]
217 - A Different Approach to Counseling, 1981 May 5 [Tape 572] [original: open reel tape]
196 - Domestic Violence: Where Did We Go Wrong?, 1981 April 24 [Tape 561] [original: open reel tape]
158 - Drugs on the Open Streets, 1982 January 10 [Tape 1019] [original: open reel tape]
177 - Education Reform, 1985 March 23-25 [Tape 116] [original: open reel tape]
262 - Elder Abuse, 1982 November 14 [Tape 1218] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Elder Abuse, 1982 November 14 [Tape 1247] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Employment, 1982 April 11 [Tape 1279] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), 1981 August 13 [Tape 728] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Exit Exam, 1982 March 28 [Tape 1277] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Families in Crisis, 1983 February 26-27 [Tape 1353 B] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Fire, 1983 July 30-31 [Tape 1466] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Food Stamps, 1983 June 11-12 [Tape 1410] [original: open reel tape]
170 - For Feet's Sake, 1983 April 30-May 1 [Tape 1417] [original: open reel tape]
163 - Foster Care in Georgia, 1982 September 26 [Tape 1188] [original: open reel tape]
262 - Foster Care in Georgia, 1982 September 26 [Tape 1300] [original: open reel tape]
183 - Friendship Force, 1985 September 21-22 [Tape 359] [original: open reel tape]
170 - Funerals, 1983 May 14-15 [Tape 1419] [original: open reel tape]
181 - Georgia Radio Reading Service, 1985 July 27-28 [Tape 286] [original: open reel tape]
162 - Governor's Forum, part one, 1982 August 1 [Tape 1127] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Governor's Forum, part one, 1982 August 1 [Tape 1292] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Governor's Forum, part two, 1982 August 8 [Tape 1293] [original: open reel tape]
163 - Grady Hospital (Atlanta, Georgia), 1982 October 17 [Tape 1181] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Grady Hospital (Atlanta, Georgia), 1982 October 17 [Tape 1302] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Gun Control, part one, 1982 April 18 [Tape 1280] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Gun Control, part two, 1982 April 25 [Tape 1281] [original: open reel tape]
223 - The Handicapped, 1981 December 12 [Tape 706] [original: open reel tape]
172 - Handicapped, part one, 1983 September 17-18 [Tape 1504] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Handicapped, part two, 1983 September 24-25 [Tape 1511] [original: open reel tape]
157 - Health Planning, 1982 May 9 [Tape 984] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Health Planning, 1982 May 9 [Tape 1283] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Healthcare for the Indigent, 1981 April 3 [Tape 640] [original: open reel tape]
225 - Heart Disease, 1981 June 26 [Tape 654] [original: open reel tape]
217 - Help Our Children: Summer Programs, 1981 May 20 [Tape 566] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Helping Shut-Ins, 1983 July 23-24 [Tape 1470] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Helping the Needy and the Holiday Spirit, 1981 November 25 [Tape 736] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Home Growers and Illegal Crops, 1985 January 19-20 [Tape 92] [original: open reel tape]
161 - Housing Discrimination, 1982 June 13 [Tape 1096] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Housing Discrimination, 1982 June 13 [Tape 1288] [original: open reel tape]
183 - Hunger Walk for the Food Stamp Program, 1985 October 5-6 [Tape 368] [original: open reel tape]
187 - Hypertension, Grady Hospital (Atlanta, Georgia), 1986 February 1-2 [Tape 529] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Illiteracy, 1982 June 6 [Tape 1287] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Inroads Atlanta (Georgia), 1985 February 9-10 [Tape 96] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Jackson Era, 1982 January 3 [Tape 1266] [original: open reel tape]
155 - The Jackson Years, 1981 January 2 [Tape 922] [original: open reel tape]
171 - The Job Training Partnership Act, 1983 July 16-17 [Tape 1460] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Jobs, 1982 January 31 [Tape 1267] [original: open reel tape]
262 - King, Martin Luther, Jr. (Doctor), 1982 February 21 [Tape 1275] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Ku Klux Klan, 1982 March 14 [Tape 1274] [original: open reel tape]
182 - Landing a Spouse, 1985 September 14-15 [Tape 346] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Legal Clinics, 1983 July 9-10 [Tape 1455] [original: open reel tape]
167 - Legal Services Corporation, 1983 January 1-2 [Tape 1313] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Lie Detectors, Georgia Polygraph Association, 1983 June 18-19 [Tape 1407] [original: open reel tape]
182 - Losing Your Accent, 1985 August 24-25 [Tape 321] [original: open reel tape]
186 - Lupus, 1986 July 12-13 [Tape 487 A] [original: open reel tape]
186 - Lupus, 1986 July 12-13 [Tape 487 B] [original: open reel tape]
179 - Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) (Georgia)Update, 1985 May 18-19 [original: open reel tape]
197 - Mayoral Race, part one, 1981 September 8 [Tape 784] [original: open reel tape]
223 - Mayoral Race, part two, 1981 September 14 [Tape 710] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Mayoral Race, part three, 1981 September 25 [Tape 740] [original: open reel tape]
218 - Mayoral Race, part four, 1981 October 4 [Tape 691] [original: open reel tape]
232 - Medicaid, 1982 March 21 [original: audiocassette tape]
166 - Medicaid, 1982 March 21 [Tape 1276] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Medicaid, 1983 April 2-3 [Tape 1387] [original: open reel tape]
180 - Medical Malpractice, 1985 July 6-7 [Tape 259] [original: open reel tape]
182 - Medical Malpractice: part II with the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 1985 August 10-11 [Tape 317] [original: open reel tape]
163 - Mental Health, 1982 October 24 [Tape 1185] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Mental Health, 1982 October 24 [Tape 1303] [original: open reel tape]
176 - The Mentally Ill, 1985 March 30-31 [Tape 113] [original: open reel tape]
225 - Metro Atlanta (Georgia) Neighborhoods, 1981 July 26 [Tape 698] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Minority Perspective, 1981 April 12 [Tape 631] [original: open reel tape]
184 - Minority Perspective, 1985 October 27-28 [Tape 407] [original: open reel tape]
184 - Minority Perspective, 1985 November 9-10 [Tape 420] [original: open reel tape]
183 - Native Americans, 1985 October 12-13 [Tape 374] [original: open reel tape]
214 - The New American, 1981 March 20 [Tape 637] [original: open reel tape]
214 - The New American, 1981 March 20 [Tape 639] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Nursing, 1983 March 9 [Tape 1388] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Older Women, 1983 May 21-22 [Tape 1416] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Pack Up or Fix Up: Atlanta (Georgia) Stadium with Leroy Johnson and Marvin Arrington, 1985 April 6-7 [Tape 114] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Pain Control Center, 1984 September 8-9 [Tape 1738] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Pain Control Center, Kaleka Rogers, 1984 September 8 [original: audiocassette tape]
165 - Parental Consent for Abortions, 1982 December 5 [Tape 1232] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Parental Consent for Abortions, 1982 December 5 [Tape 1306] [original: open reel tape]
164 - Personal Care Homes, 1982 November 21 [Tape 1217] [original: open reel tape]
167 - Personal Care Homes, 1982 November 21 [Tape 1326] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Police Athletic League (PAL), 1982 May 16 [Tape 1284] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Politics in Pulpits, 1983 August 27-28 [Tape 1477] [original: open reel tape]
225 - Prison Conditions, 1981 June 16 [Tape 703] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Prison Problems, 1982 July 4 [Tape 1290] [original: open reel tape]
162 - Prisons, 1982 July 4 [Tape 1126] [original: open reel tape]
198 - Prisons or Parole?, 1981 July 20 [Tape 699] [original: open reel tape]
169 - Problems with Medicaid, 1983 April 9 [Tape 1384] [original: open reel tape]
214 - Public Housing, 1981 March 23 [Tape 638] [original: open reel tape]
167 - Public Library, 1983 January 15 [Tape 1315] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Public Safety Bureau, 1982 May 23 [Tape 1285] [original: open reel tape]
157 - Public Safety Department Update, 1982 May 23 [Tape 985] [original: open reel tape]
176 - Race in the Suburbs, 1985 January 5-6 [Tape 93] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Race Relations, 1982 March 7 [Tape 1273] [original: open reel tape]
196 - Racist Organizations, 1981 May 28 [Tape 562] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Rape, 1982 January 24 [Tape 1268] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Rape, 1982 September 12 [Tape 1298] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Remap, 1982 July 11 [Tape 1291] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Runaways, 1983 March 12-13 [Tape 1348] [1] [original: open reel tape]
168 - Runaways, 1983 March 12-13 [Tape 1348] [2] [original: open reel tape]
197 - Sex Work, 1981 November 22 [Tape 785] [original: open reel tape]
155 - Shoplifting, 1981 December 12 [Tape 742] [original: open reel tape]
164 - Shoplifting, 1982 December 11-12 [Tape 1210] [original: open reel tape]
162 - Sickle Cell Anemia and High Blood Pressure: Two Medical Problems in the Black Community, 1982 August 15 [Tape 1134] [original: open reel tape]
172 - Single Living, 1983 September 10-11 [Tape 1494] [original: open reel tape]
165 - Social Security, 1982 November 28 [Tape 1259] [original: open reel tape]
157 - Southside Development, 1982 May 30 [Tape 980] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Southside Development, 1982 May 30 [2] [Tape 1286] [original: open reel tape]
172 - Sports and Drugs, 1983 September 30-October 1 [Tape 1501] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Squatters, 1982 May 2 [Tape 1282] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Stress, 1983 November 12-13 [Tape 1525] [original: open reel tape]
178 - Summer Programs for Youth, 1985 May 4-5 [Tape 180] [original: open reel tape]
170 - Summer Youth Employment, 1983 April 22-24 [Tape 1418] [original: open reel tape]
225 - The Survival of Black Health Institutions, 1981 July 17 [Tape 653] [original: open reel tape]
181 - Taking Care of Momma, 1985 July 20-21 [Tape 284] [original: open reel tape]
181 - Tax Reform with Pat Swindall, 1985 August 3-4 [Tape 298] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Teachers, 1982 August 29 [Tape 1296] [original: open reel tape]
178 - Teenage Girls: I Wish My Parents Understood, 1985 May 11-12 [Tape 177] [original: open reel tape]
218 - Teenage Pregnancies, 1981 August 7 [Tape 695] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Test Tube Babies, 1982 January 29-30 [Tape 1308] [original: open reel tape]
173 - United States Civil Rights Commission, 1983 November 26-27 [Tape 1512] [original: open reel tape]
176 - United States and Israeli Relations, 1985 March 9 [Tape 89] [original: open reel tape]
171 - Victims of Crime, 1983 July 2-3 [Tape 1451] [original: open reel tape]
170 - Video Games, 1983 May 2-5 [Tape 1420] [original: open reel tape]
164 - Volunteerism, 1982 December 18-19 [Tape 1216] [original: open reel tape]
180 - West End Project, 1985 June 29-30 [Tape 254] [original: open reel tape]
170 - What's Going on in the Job Market?, 1983 May 7-8 [Tape 1422] [original: open reel tape]
184 - Women in Business, 1985 November 2-3 [Tape 404] [original: open reel tape]
166 - Women in the Workplace, 1982 October 3 [Tape 1301] [original: open reel tape]
173 - Women Vietnam Vets, 1984 June 30-July 1 [Tape 1740] [original: open reel tape]
217 - Working to Make the Poor Self-Sufficient, 1981 April 15 [Tape 569] [original: open reel tape]
177 - Young Gangs, 1985 April 20-21 [Tape 149] [original: open reel tape]
177 - Young Gangs or Social Clubs, 1985 April 27 [Tape 152] [original: open reel tape]
196 - Youth and Drugs, 1981 June 3 [Tape 552] [original: open reel tape]
179 - Zoning, 1985 May 25-26 [Tape 221] [original: open reel tape
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