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Sibal Taylor Interview (1985)

Folks

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-06-23

Duration: 00:07:54

Subjects: Taylor, Sibal | Louisiana AFL-CIO | Labor | Unions | African Americans | Women

Contributors:

  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Stewart, Genevieve Producer
  • Taylor, Sibal Interviewee

Description

This segment from the June 23, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Genevieve Stewart’s interview with Sibal Taylor, an assistant to the president of the Louisiana AFL-CIO and the highest ranking woman in Louisiana’s labor movement. She discusses: her role in lobbying state legislators; the necessity of the labor movement and unions; her greatest concerns for black women; her preference of working in the background; and her proudest accomplishments. Host: Rob Hinton