Sports and Racism

Sports stars and mayors debated the ways that race and sports can unite and divide people. They discussed various race-related sports… read more

Sports stars and mayors debated the ways that race and sports can unite and divide people. They discussed various race-related sports stories since the 1930's, including Jesse Owens' victories at the 1936 Olympics, Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier in baseball, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racially-charged comments, and whether the name of the Washington Redskins football team is offensive to Native Americans. close

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

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Sports and Racism

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Program ID:
320123-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jul 4, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 30, 2014

Airing Details

  • Jul 04, 2014 | 11:10am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 04, 2014 | 11:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 2014 | 12:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 2014 | 5:47am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 06, 2014 | 9:35pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 08, 2014 | 2:39am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 29, 2014 | 9:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 30, 2014 | 2:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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