StudentCam Contest Interview

Melissa Mergner was interviewed by telephone about the video she produced, Speaking Truth to Power, about farm workers' rights. Clips… read more

Melissa Mergner was interviewed by telephone about the video she produced, Speaking Truth to Power, about farm workers' rights. Clips from the video were shown. The video was one of the third-prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. This was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary exploring a current political topic using some C-SPAN footage and covering multiple viewpoints. Melissa Mergner is a 10th grade student at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Maryland. close

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StudentCam Contest Interview

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 16, 2007

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  • May 16, 2007 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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