World War II and New York City

Mike Wallace and Kenneth Jackson talked about the important role played by New York City during World War II and its… read more

Mike Wallace and Kenneth Jackson talked about the important role played by New York City during World War II and its aftermath. Mr. Wallace argued that the city was the center of political action and thought during the era, and that New Yorkers views on racism inspired their hatred of fascism in Western Europe. Mr. Jackson spoke about the social and industrial impact of World War II within the city and how New York was major producer of equipment for the war effort. close

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  • Jackson, Kenneth T. Professor Columbia University->History and Social Sciences
  • Wallace, Mike Distinguished Professor John Jay College of Criminal Justice->History

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World War II and New York City

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 22, 2013
Last Aired:
Jun 24, 2013

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  • Jun 22, 2013 | 9:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2013 | 4:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 24, 2013 | 5:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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