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  • 1967 Newark Rebellion
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    1967 Newark "Rebellion"

    A panel of Newark residents and activists talked about the impact of the 1967 riots and the change they prompted in New Jersey’s largest city.

    279 views
  • National Press Club Luncheon with Ken Burns and Henry Louis Gates Jr
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    Race in the U.S.

    Filmmaker Ken Burns and Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates talked about race in the U.S.. The two produced documentaries on the Civil Rights Movement that were scheduled to premiere…

    1,801 views
  • General Motors Ignition Switch Recall Investigation
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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    Michael Fletcher gave a recap of General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra’s testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. C-SPAN Radio’s…

    325 views
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    Supreme Discomfort

    The co-authors were interviewed by Professor Ogletree about their book, Supreme Discomfort: The Divided Soul of Clarence Thomas, published by Doubleday. They talked about their reasons for…

    249 views
  • White House Daily Briefing
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    White House Daily Briefing

    Robert Gibbs spoke to reporters and answered questions on a number of issues. Topics included the economy, jobs legislation, the investigation of the attempted bombing of Northwest Airlines…

    48 views
  • White House Daily Briefing
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    White House Daily Briefing

    Bill Burton spoke to reporters and answered question. Topics included health care legislation, the Illinois primary, and Umar Farouk Abdulmatallab, who attempted to bomb Northwest Flight…

    36 views
  • Presidential News Conference
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    Presidential News Conference

    President Obama held his first presidential news conference during prime time in the East Room of the White House. He made an opening statement in which he spoke about the state of the…

    1,622 views
  • Panel on News and Controversy
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    Panel on News and Controversy

    The panelists talked about the challenges faced by journalists. They emphasized the history and tactics used in writing books about famous African-American figures. Marcus Mabry wrote Twice…

    41 views
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    Supreme Discomfort

    Kevin Merida and Michael Fletcher talked about their biography of U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Supreme Discomfort: The Divided Soul of Clarence Thomas, published by…

    56 views
  • Open Phones
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    Open Phones

    Michael Fletcher reported by telephone from Germany about President Bush’s meeting today with Russian President Putin as well as other events at the Group of Eight meeting. Charlie Mitchell reported on…

    22 views
  • Poverty Inequality and Race
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    Poverty, Inequality and Race

    As part of the “National Media Forum on Poverty, Inequality and Race: 40 Years after the Kerner Commission,” journalists and media experts talked about the lack of media coverage of…

    161 views
  • AfricanAmericans and the Law
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    African-Americans and the Law

    African-American participants and experts on the U.S. legal system reflected upon their experiences in law education and practice. They also discussed the utility of the law for the…

    114 views