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    Lincoln-Douglas Galesburg Debate Preview

    Historians, participants and spectators talked about the significance of the debates, especially the fifth debate in Galesburg Illinois. Telephone lines were also opened for viewer comments. Professor John…

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    Lincoln-Douglas Galesburg Debate Review

    Several Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas experts participated in a live call-in program. They spoke about C-SPAN’s reenaction program of the Lincoln-Douglas Debate that took place at…

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    African American Soldiers in the Civil War

    Scholars spoke to students about the role played by African American soldiers during the Civil War. They also talked about the practice of historians and how black soldiers have been…

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    African American History and the Confederacy

    Scholars talked about African-Americans, the institution of slavery, and the history of the South and Confederacy. Among the topics they addressed were regional politics in the antebellum…

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    African-Americans and the Presidency

    In honor of Black History Month, historians talked about the political landscape of two key eras, the 1860s and the 1960s, and how events and the presidents of those times affected the…

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    History of the Confederacy and Afro-Americans

    Mr. Adams and Mr. Hill talked about how Howard University will be hosting a panel discussion about the Confederacy and how slaverery and Afro-Americans contributed during this period. This…

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    Race Relations

    Three college journalists expressed their views on race relations in the United States and on college campuses. Dr. Adams described the civil rights era and the differences between that movement…

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    Black History Month

    John Milewski hosted a discussion between high school students and Dr. Russell Adams and Adam Powell on Black History Month and on African-American history.

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    African-Americans in the Civil War

    Participants spoke aboutthe role of African-American soldiers, in Union forces during the Civil War. They focused on topics such as their experiences as soldiers, life in Washington, DC and the…

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    Washington Wednesday Journal

    Current events were examined through; newspapers, interviews with journalists/newsmakers/legislators; and viewer phone calls/faxes/e-mail. In the first segment, Mr. David Baumann of Congress Daily…

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    Crisis of the Black Male

    Howard University faculty and students in the political science department talked about the status of African-American men in the United States and the causes of their current state. They…

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    Multicultural Education

    The National Association for Multicultural Education hosted a forum on “Multicultural Education.” Panelists discussed the meanings and debated the term “Multicultural Education” and its…

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