Betty Ford and the Role of First Ladies

Professor Melissa Harris-Perry talks about the role of First Ladies in U.S. history with a focus on Betty Ford. She describes Betty… read more

Professor Melissa Harris-Perry talks about the role of First Ladies in U.S. history with a focus on Betty Ford. She describes Betty Ford’s willingness to speak out about her battles with breast cancer and alcoholism. The class took place at the Newcomb College Institute of Tulane University in New Orleans. close

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

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Betty Ford and the Role of First Ladies

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Program ID:
305116-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Aug 11, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 5, 2012

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  • Aug 11, 2012 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2012 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2012 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2012 | 10:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2012 | 6:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2012 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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