Racial Conflict

The panelists defined racism as oppression or discrimination against a group based on race. They talked about the lack of a biological… read more

The panelists defined racism as oppression or discrimination against a group based on race. They talked about the lack of a biological basis for such discrimination, the perception that racism is on the rise, reverse discrimination and affirmative action programs. How racism advances through a cycle of discrimination, to hostilities, to violence was also explained. High school students called in questions to the panelists. close

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  • Lewis, Rhett Director National Urban Coalition->Training
  • Rodriguez, George Deputy Director Department of Housing and Urban Development->Small Business
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Racial Conflict

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Program ID:
16733-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 1991
Last Aired:
Mar 1, 1991

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  • Feb 25, 1991 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 01, 1991 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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