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    Latina Leadership in Congress

    Female members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus took part in a panel discussion on leadership by women in Congress. They addressed issues affecting women and the Latino community,…

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    Under-Representation of Latinos

    Community and political leaders talked about the under-representation of Hispanics in business, in entertainment, and in the federal workforce.  “Underrepresented - Where are…

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    Q&A with Sally Quinn

    Sally Quinn talked about her life and career. She spoke about the “OnFaith” blog, which she helped originate at the Washington Post and is now owned by online venture,…

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    Representative Steven Horsford on Campaign 2014

    Representative Steven Horsford (D-NV) talked about the 2014 midterm elections, President Obama’s management of U.S.-led efforts in the Middle East, and his participation in the…

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    Policing Practices and Minorities

    Attorneys representing the families of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, congressional leaders, and social justice advocates talked about policing behavior toward minorities. They…

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    African-American Voters and the Midterm Elections

    Representatives Xavier Becerra (D-CA) and John Lewis (D-GA) joined legal advocates to examine the impact of voting and the state of Black America ahead of the 2014 midterm…

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    Book Discussion on The Harness Maker's Dream

    NIck Kotz talked about his book, The Harness Maker’s Dream: Nathan Kallison and the Rise of South Texas. He spoke in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 14th annual National…

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    Book Discussion on City Girls

    Valerie Matsumoto talked about about her book, City Girls: The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles, 1920-1950, in which she chronicles the experiences of American-born, second generation…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open for viewer comments on the Justice Department’s three-year effort to study the effects of racial bias on law enforcement. Eric Tucker, speaking by phone,…

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    Book Discussion on The Latehomecomer

    Kao Kalia Yang talked about her book, The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir, in which she shares her family’s experience of living in a refugee camp in Thailand before resettling…

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    Hillary Clinton at Women's Leadership Forum

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. She called for equal pay…

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    Vice President Biden at Women's Leadership Forum

    Vice President Biden spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum’s 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked…

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    President Obama at Women's Leadership Forum

    President Obama spoke at the Democratic National Committee’s Women’s Leadership Forum 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on El Cinco de Mayo

    Professor David Hayes-Bautista talked about his book, El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition, in which he looks at the origins of Cinco de Mayo and explains why it is celebrated more in…

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    Book Discussion on Off the Sidelines

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) talked about her book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World, in which she recounts her life in politics and calls for women to rise up and…

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    National Football League's Response to Ray Rice

    Marina Koren spoke by phone about her piece in the National Journal, “House Democrats to NFL: Give the Public Answers About Ray Rice,” about a letter from lawmakers to the…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open for viewer calls on “Congress asks NFL for more transparency,” a push from members of Congress for more transparency in the National Football League in…

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    Attorney General Holder at Hispanic National Bar Association

    Attorney General Eric Holder delivered the keynote address at the Hispanic National Bar Association’s 39th annual convention. He said more minorities were needed in the legal…

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    Violence Against Women Act 20th Anniversary Commemoration

    Vice Presiden Biden delivered remarks at the National Archives to mark the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act. As a senator, he was the chief sponsor of the original…

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    Congressional Black Caucus Members on Ferguson, Missouri

    Members of the Congressional Black Caucus talked about lessons learned from Ferguson, Missouri, following the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the subsequent protests.

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