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Fathers – Then and Now

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My parents had me and my brother late in life (but not by today’s standards).  When I was born in 1951, my father was 46, my mother 38.  By 1960, my father was a widower raising an 8-year girl and a 10-year old boy on his own. As a child, I adored my father and…

Goldberg Undercover- Segment 2: 48 Hours On Crack Street- “The Streets”

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This is the second segment in a special three part series of a groundbreaking documentary that aired in 1986. [bitsontherun krWEZrYT]

Surprise Special: Classic Goldberg- 48 Hours On Crack Street Part 1

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This was groundbreaking TV Journalism that first aired in 1986 by CBS News And it was my first major reporting assignment on prime time television … None of us who reported this story — the introduction of crack cocaine into our culture — wrote a script. There were no voice overs, also known as narration….