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    Book Discussion on Beyond Integration

    Professor Michael Butler talked about his book, Beyond Integration: The Black Freedom Struggle in Pensacola, Florida, 1960-1980, about the social issues in northwest Florida in the years…

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    After Words with Cornel West

    Cornel West, editor of The Radical King, talked about Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, radical political thinking, a side of the late civil rights leader that the author argues has been…

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    Anti-Discrimination Laws

    Panelists talked about the limits and future of anti-discrimination laws. Topics included racial justice failures, affirmative action, special education law, religious autonomy, and…

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    "Meet the Press" with Martin Luther King, Jr.

    NBC’s Sunday talk show interviewed Martin Luther King, Jr., three days after the Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, march for voting rights concluded. Martin Luther King appeared…

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    Montgomery Voting Rights Rally 50th Anniversary

    Bernice King spoke at a commemorative ceremony for the 50th anniversary of the March 25, 1965, voting rights rally in Montgomery, Alabama.

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    Last Speeches of Lincoln and Martin Luther King Jr.

    A discussion on Lincoln’s second inaugural address and MLK’s “Mountaintop” speech was held at the National Cathedral. President Lincoln delivered his second…

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    Senators McCain and Durbin on Attorney General Vote

    Senator John McCain (R-AZ) criticized Senator Dick Durbin’s (D-IL) previous-day remarks about the Senate asking Loretta Lynch to sit at the “back of the bus” by delaying a…

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    Voting Rights Address

    President Johnson spoke to a joint session of Congress regarding the voting rights of all Americans. He focused on the denial of equal rights to African-Americans and stressed that all…

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    Selma March Commemorative Church Service

    Reverends Al Sharpton, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Attorney General Eric Holder, and others participated in a church service commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march from Selma to…

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    Selma March Commemorative Church Service, Opening

    Scenes were shown from a church service commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the state of race relations in the United States 50 years after the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches in Alabama.

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    Open Phones on 50th Anniversary of Selma March

    Bernard LaFayette and Clayborne Carson talked about the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, and responded to viewer comments and questions. They were at the Edmund Pettus…

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    1965 Voting Rights Rally

    ABC News coverage of the rally that culminated the Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, voting rights march. News anchors spoke as scenes were shown of the marchers arriving in the state…

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    Selma March 50th Anniversary

    President Obama, Representative John Lewis (D-GA), and others participated in an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

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    Open Phones on 50th Anniversary of Selma March

    Telephone lines were open for comments from viewers as live scenes were shown of the crowd waiting for the arrival of President Obama at a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of the…

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    Selma March 50th Anniversary, Opening

    The opening portion of an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, by voting rights activists.

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    Selma's 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights March

    David Jackson joined by phone to talk about President Obama’s visit to Selma, Alabama, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the police attack on civil rights marchers at the Edmund…

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    In Depth with Lani Guinier

    Lani Guinier spoke about her life and career. Ms. Guinier is a professor at Harvard Law School and a former special assistant at the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department…

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    House Debate on Selma Foot Soldiers

    House members debated H.R.431, intended to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the foot soldiers who marched from Selma to Montgomery in 1965.

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    1979 Greensboro Shooting

    Gayle Hicks Fripp talked about the November 3, 1979, mass shooting in Greensboro, North Carolina, that came to be known as the “Greensboro Massacre” and the overall impact it…

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