Voting Rights Act

Participants talked about the history and legacy of the 1964 Voting Rights Act, race relations in the U.S., the impact of the act on voter… read more

Participants talked about the history and legacy of the 1964 Voting Rights Act, race relations in the U.S., the impact of the act on voter participation and political activism, the pace of social progress, and long-term future of racial diversity. They also answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Barbara R. Arnwine President and Executive Director Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • Melanie L. Campbell Executive Director and CEO National Coalition on Black Civic Participation
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Voting Rights Act

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Program ID:
188415-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 16, 2009

Airing Details

  • Aug 10, 2005 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 11, 2005 | 3:44am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2005 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 16, 2005 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 10:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 10:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 16, 2009 | 4:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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