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    University of Mississippi School of Law Commencement Address

    Representative John Lewis (D-GA) gave the commencement address to the 2014 graduating class of the University of Mississippi School of Law in the Grove. He talked about the changes in the…

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    Mississippi 1st Congressional District Debate

    Candidates for Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District Representative Travis Childers (D) and Alan Nunnelee (R) debated various issues.

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    Impact of Events in Mississippi in 1964

    Leaders of the Democratic and Republican Parties in Mississippi talked about how the South has changed politically since the Civil Rights movement. Following panel members' individual comments' on their…

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    Political Parties in the South

    Leaders of the Democratic and Republican Parties in Mississippi talked about how the South has changed politically since the Civil Rights movement. Among the topics they addressed were Mississippi’s unique…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate

    Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) met at the University of Mississippi for the first of three presidential debates prior to the 2008 presidential election. Jim…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate Review

    Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the first of three presidential debates. Clips of spin room interviews with shown. The spin room is where supporters go to make the case for…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate Review

    Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the first of three presidential debates

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    Presidential Candidates Debate Media Center

    Representatives of the McCain and Obama campaigns spoke with reporters at the conclusion of the first presidential debate. They reiterated their support for their respective candidates and…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate Preview

    Prior to the first of three presidential debates, telephone lines were open for comments on the presidential campaign and expectations for the candidates' meeting. Additionally debate…

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    Congressional Leaders Perspectives

    U.S. Senator Trent Lott, Republican of Mississippi, and former U.S. Senator Tom Daschle, Democrat of South Dakota, offered lessons from their shared experience as Senate leaders on how…

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    Faulkner's Dialogue with Thomas Jefferson

    Professor Polk spoke about Nobel Prize winner William Faulker and President Thomas Jefferson. He discussed their similar philosophies in regards to power, race, and civic order. After his…

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    Faulkner and American History

    Professor Polk talked about Nobel Prize winner William Faulkner’s use of U.S. history in several of his novels. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience.

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    William Faulkner and America

    A discussion was held on author William Faulkner who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1949 and who also won two Pulitzer Prizes. September 29, 1997, marked the one hundredth anniversary of…

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    Voting Rights & Jury Discrimination

    The afternoon session of the National Symposium on Civil Rights and the Law. Panelists discussed voting rights and other topics. During the break, John Doar answered questions from viewers.…

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    Perspectives on Past & Prospects for Future

    Sponsored by the Univ. of Mississippi School of Law and the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.

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    Desegregation & Education

    Sponsored by the Univ. of Mississippi School of Law and the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.

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