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  • LincolnDouglas Galesburg Debate Preview
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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…

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  • LincolnDouglas Galesburg Debate Review
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    Lincoln-Douglas Galesburg Debate Review

    Thomas Schwartz talked about his impressions of this debate. Professor Russell Adams and Glennette Turner talked about their perspectives on the dabates, particularly the status of blacks…

    352 views
  • African American Soldiers in the Civil War
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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…

    571 views
  • African American History and the Confederacy
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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…

    208 views
  • AfricanAmericans and the Presidency
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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…

    46 views
  • History of the Confederacy and AfroAmericans
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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…

    75 views
  • Race Relations
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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…

    150 views
  • Black History Month
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    Black History Month

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

    29 views
  • AfricanAmericans in the Civil War
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    African-Americans in the Civil War

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

    195 views
  • Washington Wednesday Journal
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    Washington Wednesday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

    38 views
  • Crisis of the Black Male
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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…

    296 views
  • Multicultural Education
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    Multicultural Education

    Panelists discussed the meanings and debate over the term, “multicultural education,” and its importance in education policy. They also took questions from the audience.

    401 views