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James Abourezk has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Member for the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1990 with an average of 719 views per program. Most common tag: Minorities.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1984 - Present Member, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee Videos: 1


U.S. Senator, D-SD January 3, 1973 - January 3, 1979 Videos: 6 U.S. Representative, D-SD 2nd January 3, 1971 - January 3, 1973 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Arab Perspective of U.S. Foreign Policy

    Arab Perspective of U.S. Foreign Policy

    As part of the committee’s annual convention, Arab League Ambassador Hussein Hassouna praised AAADC’s increased lobbying,…

  • Elected Officials:  Past and Present

    Elected Officials: Past and Present

    The Farber Center for Civic Leadership held a conference on, “Citizenship, Leadership and Character: The World War II Generation…

  • Foreign Nationals in Iraq

    Foreign Nationals in Iraq

    The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee announced a petition drive demanding the release of foreign nationals being…

  • <em>Advise and Dissent</em>

    Advise and Dissent

    Senator Abourezk discussed his book Advise and Dissent: Memoirs of South Dakota and the U.S. Senate. Sen. Abourezk, who is…

  • S.C.L.C. Issues Forum

    S.C.L.C. Issues Forum

    The Southern Christian Leadership Conference discussed a variety of topics including Indian Rights, Israel and South Africa.…

  • Hate Crimes: Ethnic, Religious & Racial Prejudice

    Hate Crimes: Ethnic, Religious & Racial Prejudice

    The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution heard testimony on the issue of hate crimes. Witnesses spoke on behalf…

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