Presidential Commission on the Status of Women

Panelists talked about the work of President John F. Kennedy’s Commission on the Status of Women, which documented extensive… read more

Panelists talked about the work of President John F. Kennedy’s Commission on the Status of Women, which documented extensive discrimination against women in the workplace and in politics. Established in 1961 by President Kennedy and chaired by former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, the Presidential Commission on the Status of Women sought to address discrimination against women in labor, education and policy. close

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Program ID:
315133-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 2, 2014

Airing Details

  • Dec 14, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 15, 2013 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 15, 2013 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2014 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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