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    Josephine Roche and 20th Century Progressivism

    Professor Robyn Muncy talked about Josephine Roche, a pro-labor feminist, and her role in progressivism in 20th century America. One of Josephine Roche’s many jobs was as the…

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    State of the Indian Nations Address

    Brian Cladoosby delivered his annual State of Indian Nations address. He said Indian country was getting stronger, and urged members of Congress to to make visiting Indian country a…

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    March for Life Rally

    Members of Congress and anti-abortion activists spoke at the annual “March for Life” rally, marking the 42th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision…

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    House Abortion Bill

    Lauren French talked about H.R. 36, a Republican-sponsored bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks from the point of conception.

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    Reed v. Town of Gilbert Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Reed v. Town of Gilbert, on whether a town ordinance limiting the placement of signs, including those posted by a church, violates the free speech…

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    Presidential Day of Service Event

    President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama took part in a community service project at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King Day Breakfast

    The National Action Network (NAN) held its annual breakfast in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel. Featured speakers included Housing and Urban…

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    Youth Forum on Racism

    Panelists talked about racism and its impact on communities, including a Justice Department report that recommended changes to the Cleveland Police Department’s use-of-force…

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Wreath-Laying

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other religious and political leaders participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial at the National…

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Understanding the Ferguson Protests

    Historians talked about the history of race relations in Ferguson, Missouri, and methods for teaching about race and protest. They also discussed the historical relationship between…

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    Interpreting Women's History for the Public

    Historians and museum professionals talked about methods and challenges for presenting women’s history to a non-academic audience. Using examples from their own research and…

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    U.S. Civil Rights

    Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) talked about the state of U.S. civil rights, She discussed the history of the marches in Selma, Alabama, and the relationship between President…

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    U.S. Race Relations

    Dr. Ben Carson, professor emeritus at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, talked about the state of U.S. race relations, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy, and the 50th anniversary of…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “Which current leader embodies Martin Luther King, Jr.'s…

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