Media Portrayals of Blacks

Al Sharpton was joined by a panel of journalists to discuss “Are Blacks Projected Fairly in the Media.” They discussed whether… read more

Al Sharpton was joined by a panel of journalists to discuss “Are Blacks Projected Fairly in the Media.” They discussed whether or not the media fairly portrays African Americans in its news coverage. Topics included Hurricane Katrina, the news coverage of evacuees at the Superdome, and the responsibility of media organizations in every city. After their presentations, the panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.

This event was part of the National Action Networks' annual convention in New York City. close

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

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Program ID:
191972-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 14, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 15, 2006

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  • Apr 14, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2006 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 15, 2006 | 4:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 15, 2006 | 3:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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