Book Discussion on Another Day at the Front

Mr. Reed talked about his collection of essays Another Day at the Front: Dispatches from the Race War, published by Basic… read more

Mr. Reed talked about his collection of essays Another Day at the Front: Dispatches from the Race War, published by Basic Books. According to Mr. Reed, African Americans have been at war with the society at large for over three hundred years and have grown used to having their civil liberties threatened. Through a series of essays, Mr. Reed examines the various ways in which this “war” has manifested itself. The topics cover such subjects as the Confederate flag controversy, National Public Radio, George W. Bush, historian Henry Louis Gates Jr., sociologist Orlando Patterson, talk radio personality Don Imus and attorney general John Ashcroft. close

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173155-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Mar 15, 2003
Last Aired:
Jun 28, 2003

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  • Mar 15, 2003 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 06, 2003 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 28, 2003 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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