Larry Holmes

Larry Holmes

Larry Holmes is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1973 to 2002. He grew up in Easton, Pennsylvania, which gave birth to his boxing nickname, the "Easton Assassin". Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Larry Holmes has 13 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 News Conference as a Co-Director for the International Action Center. The year with the most videos was 2003 with four videos as a Co-Coordinator for the Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (A.N.S.W.E.R.). The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 697 views per program. Most appearances with Mara Verheyden-Hilliard (9), Damu Smith (8), Brian Becker (8). Most common tags: Iraq, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), American Perspectives.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Organizer, Troops Out Now Coalition Videos: 2 c. January 11, 2001 - Present Co-Director, International Action Center Videos: 6 c. September 5, 2001 - Present Co-Coordinator, Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (A.N.S.W.E.R.) Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Anti-War Rally

    Anti-War Rally

    Members of Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (A.N.S.W.E.R.) and other anti-war organizations held a rally in the north…

  • Anti-War Rally

    Anti-War Rally

    Speakers outlined the cost of the conflict in Iraq in both human and economic terms. They also contrasted the price of war with the…

  • Million Worker March

    Million Worker March

    Activists and representatives of organized labor spoke about the War on Terror. The called on workers across the world to “resist empire.” They…

  • National March on Washington to Bring Troops Home

    National March on Washington to Bring Troops Home

    Protesters gathered on the national mall to voice their objections to the Bush administration’s policies in Iraq and the…

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