War on Drugs and the African-American Community

The Institute of the Black World 21st Century held a forum on the impact of the policies of the “War on Drugs” on the… read more

The Institute of the Black World 21st Century held a forum on the impact of the policies of the “War on Drugs” on the African-American community. Speakers included Jesse Jackson and Representative John Conyers (D-MI). President Nixon used the term “War on Drugs” to promote his drug control initiatives, and subsequent administrations have continued variations of those polices. close

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War on Drugs and the African-American Community

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300088-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 17, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 18, 2011

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  • Jun 17, 2011 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 17, 2011 | 9:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jun 18, 2011 | 1:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jun 18, 2011 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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