Commemoration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act
House Majority Whip Rep. Gray delivered the keynote address on the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the need to continue fighting… read more
House Majority Whip Rep. Gray delivered the keynote address on the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the need to continue fighting discrimination. Rev. Lowery and Rep. Kennedy also spoke.
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, founded by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was celebrating its thirty-third anniversary. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- William Herbert Gray III U.S. Representative [D] Pennsylvania
- Joseph P. Kennedy II U.S. Representative [D] Massachusetts
- Joseph E. Lowery President and CEO Southern Christian Leadership Conference
- Henry Marsh Member Richmond City Council
The participants at the thirty-third annual convention of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference celebrated the…
The annual conference is addressed by Rep. Gray, who became House majority whip in June following the resignations…
Health Issues and the Black Community
Dr. Sullivan discussed health issues at the thirty-third annual convention of the Southern Christian Leadership…
Southern Christian Leadership Conf.