Civil Rights and the Presidency

Professors participated in a panel discussion on recent presidents and the civil rights movement, chaired by Professor Johns. Richard… read more

Professors participated in a panel discussion on recent presidents and the civil rights movement, chaired by Professor Johns. Richard Pacelle focused on the Reagan administration and the Office of the Solicitor General. Robert Smith’s speech addressed the effect of the Reagan administration on the Clinton administration’s policies on welfare reform and affirmative action. Charles Zelden spoke on the disputed 2000 presidential election. Following their remarks, the panelists responded to audience members' questions.

This was part of Florida Atlantic University’s third annual Alan B. Larkin Symposium on the American Presidency “Civil Rights and the Presidency: From Nixon to Obama.” close

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

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284017-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Boca Raton, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Mar 28, 2009
Last Aired:
Jul 11, 2010

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  • Mar 28, 2009 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 29, 2009 | 12:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 08, 2009 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 2009 | 2:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 20, 2009 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jul 10, 2010 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jul 10, 2010 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2010 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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