Filter by

African Americans Maya M. Rockeymoore Cummings

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - of 7
  • Last Aired

    Economic Climate and Minority Communities

    Representative Emanuel Cleaver introduced a panel of public policy analysts who talked about the impact of proposed cuts to programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, and the role of…

    521 views
  • Last Aired

    Social Security and African Americans

    Ms. Rockeymoore talked about how proposals to privatize Social Security would affect African Americans and minorities. She wrote a report put out this week by the Congressional Black Caucus…

    48 views
  • Last Aired

    Blacks and the 2004 Election

    Black leaders and representatives of get-out-the-vote organizations discussed black voters and the 2004 election. Topics included the increased number of young voters, possible disenfranchisement…

    307 views
  • Last Aired

    The Political Action Handbook

    As a part of the legislative conference’s Author Pavilion, Ms. Rockeymoore spoke about her book, The Political Action Handbook: A How-To Guide for the Hip-Hop Generation, published by Fourth…

    55 views
  • Last Aired

    Minorities and Potential Conflict in Iraq

    The panelists talked about the socio-economic impact of a war with Iraq on African Americans. Following prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience.

    85 views
  • Last Aired

    State of Black America

    The National Urban League presented its annual collection of essays from African American scholars. Several contributors to the publication discussed their essays, which looked at racial,…

    178 views
  • Last Aired

    Anti-Terrorism Efforts and African-Americans

    Panelists explored the effects of the war on terrorism on African-Americans and policy issues of importance to that community. Ms. Silmon served as moderator. They answered questions from…

    129 views