Book Discussion on The Future of the Race Using their book, The Future of the Race, published by Alfred A. Knopf, as a basis, Professors Gates and West talked about the future of… read more

Book Discussion on The Future of the Race Using their book, The Future of the Race, published by Alfred A. Knopf, as a basis, Professors Gates and West talked about the future of African-Americans. They concentrated on the responsibilities of the government and of the rapidly increasing African-American middle class for those less fortunate in our society. They took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Future of the Race

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Program ID:
71062-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 5, 1996

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  • Aug 04, 1996 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 1996 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 1996 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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