Challenges Facing Black Women

The National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) convened their First Annual 2008 National Black Women’s Town Hall Meeting at their… read more

The National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) convened their First Annual 2008 National Black Women’s Town Hall Meeting at their headquarters. After opening remarks by Dorothy Height, the Landmark of Greatness Award was presented to Barbara McKinzie. 

Blanche Williams moderated two panels. Among the issues addressed were health care, education poverty, economic and labor concerns, and enforcing community standards. The first panel included Faye Wattleton, Julianne Malveaux, Daphne Valerius, and Sheryl Huggins-Salomon. The second panel included Eleanor Hinton-Hoytt, Jane Smith, Melanie Campbell, Tricia Bent-Goodley, and Avis Jones-DeWeever. close

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

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 13, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 15, 2008

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  • Jul 13, 2008 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 14, 2008 | 1:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 14, 2008 | 10:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2008 | 12:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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