Book Discussion on Power to the Poor

Gordon Mantler talked about his book, Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960-1974, in which he… read more

Gordon Mantler talked about his book, Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960-1974, in which he recounts the Poor People’s Campaign of 1968. The author examined the antipoverty effort, organized by Martin Luther King, Jr., and the relationship between African-Americans and Mexican-Americans within the movement. Gordon Mantler spoke at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, North Carolina. close

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Book Discussion on Power to the Poor

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Program ID:
311577-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Durham, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Mar 24, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 6, 2013

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  • Mar 24, 2013 | 3:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 06, 2013 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2