State of Civil Rights

Keli Goff, political commentator and author (Party Crashing: How the Hip-Hop Generation Declared Political Independence), and author Edgar… read more

Keli Goff, political commentator and author (Party Crashing: How the Hip-Hop Generation Declared Political Independence), and author Edgar J. Ridley (The Golden Applie: Changing the Structure of Civilization) talked about the state of civil rights. Topics included racism versus classism, the post-Civil Rights generation, the candidacy of Senator Obama, and the decline among young voters of party affiliation. Anthony Samad moderated. 

“The Civil Rights Agenda: Where Do We Go from Here?” was part of the 10th Annual Harlem Book Festival. close

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

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State of Civil Rights

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 19, 2008

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  • Jul 19, 2008 | 3:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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