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[Cleaver, Eldridge] Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates Remembers Eldridge Cleaver

In March 1997, social activist, former Black Panther, and author, Eldridge Cleaver sat down with Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. for a discussion of his life as a civil rights activist. It would be the last major interview Cleaver gave before his death. Includes commentary from Cleaver's former wife, Kathleen, as well as selections from 12 hours of audio tapes of a 1975 interview that Gates did with Cleaver in Paris. 1998. 60 min.