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  • emFight the Powerem
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    Fight the Power

    Clarence Taylor, author of Fight the Power, discussed the history of civil rights in New York. This video was provided by the Brooklyn Book Festival.

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  • emCampus Color Lineem
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    Campus Color Line

    UCLA Professor Eddie Cole examined the impact that college presidents had on the civil rights movement. This was a virtual event hosted by BookPeople Bookstore in Austin, Texas.

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  • emDeep Delta Justiceem
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    Deep Delta Justice

    Journalist Matthew Van Meter discussed Duncan v. Louisiana, a civil rights case which helped to reaffirm the right to a trial by jury in most criminal cases. This was a virtual event hosted…

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  • emHis Truth is Marching Onem
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    His Truth is Marching On

    Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham discussed the life of the late U.S. representative and civil rights activist John Lewis. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book…

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  • CallIn with Jon Meacham
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    Call-In with Jon Meacham

    Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham discussed the life of the late representative and civil rights activist John Lewis and took viewer phone calls as part of Book TV’s coverage of…

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  • emNo Stopping Us Nowem and emShe Saidem
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    No Stopping Us Now and She Said

    The New York Times' Gail Collins, the author of No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History, and Megan Twohey, the author of She Said: Breaking the Sexual…

    229 views
  • Little Rock High School Anniversary
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    Little Rock High School Anniversary

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    Noting the 1957 anniversary of the integration of Central High School in Little Rock Arkansas, with President Dwight Eisenhower' s address to the nation and news conference on sending Federal…

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  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    African American viewers expressed their thoughts on the state of civil rights in the U.S. This topic came amid the previous-day “Get Your Knee Off Our Necks” rally and march. The event was held at the…

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  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 2

    African American viewers expressed their thoughts on the state of civil rights in the U.S. This topic came amid the previous-day “Get Your Knee Off Our Necks” rally and march. The event was held at the…

    806 views
  • emRace Manem
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    Race Man

    Elizabethtown College Religious Studies Professor Michael Long and Pamela Horowitz, widow of Julian Bond, shared collected writings by the late civil rights leader. This was a virtual event…

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  • Thomas Gaither Oral History Interview
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    Thomas Gaither Oral History Interview

    Thomas Gaither talked about attending Claflin College in South Carolina, participating in the desegregation sit-in movement, his work for the Congress of Racial Equality, and helping to…

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  • JFK Civil Rights and Nuclear Arms Race
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    JFK, Civil Rights and Nuclear Arms Race

    Andrew Cohen talked about two successive days in John F. Kennedy’s presidency that defined his response to the nuclear arms race and civil rights. Mr. Cohen is the author of Two Days in…

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  • Hearing on Sexual Harassment in the Military
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    Hearing on Sexual Harassment in the Military

    The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel held a hearing on sexual assault and harassment in the military following the death of Private First Class Vanessa Guillen at Fort Hood…

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  • Rosa Parks and Civil Rights Activism
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    Rosa Parks and Civil Rights Activism

    Civil rights pioneers Fred Gray and Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about Rosa Parks and her long history of civil rights activism. They highlighted her influence in igniting boycotts and…

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  • House Tributes to Representative John Lewis
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    House Tributes to Representative John Lewis

    Members of the House paid tribute to Representative John Lewis (D-GA), who died at age 80 the previous week of pancreatic cancer.

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  • Supreme Court Landmark Case Civil Rights Cases of 1883
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    Supreme Court Landmark Case, Civil Rights Cases of 1883

    Howard Law School Dean Danielle Holley-Walker and U.S. Civil Rights Commissioner Peter Kirsanow talked about Civil Rights Cases (1883). In the group of five consolidated cases, the Supreme Court…

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  • Supreme Court Landmark Case emKorematsu v United Statesem
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    Supreme Court Landmark Case Korematsu v. United States

    Peter Irons and Karen Korematsu talked about the 1944 U.S. Supreme Court case Korematsu V. United States, in which the court ruled 6-3 that Japanese internment camps were necessary for the…

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  • QA with Peggy Wallace Kennedy
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    Q&A with Peggy Wallace Kennedy

    Peggy Wallace Kennedy, the author of The Broken Road: George Wallace and a Daughter’s Journey to Reconciliation, talked about her segregationist father’s controversial career as the former four-term Alabama…

    1,964 views
  • Senator Dan Sullivan on Alaskan of the Week
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    Senator Dan Sullivan on "Alaskan of the Week"

    Senator Dan Sullivan (R-AK) recognized journalist Kyle Hopkins on the chamber floor for his work on a 17-part series on sexual assault in Alaska.

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  • Washington Journal Heather Drevna Discusses the Biden Sexual Assault Allegation
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    Heather Drevna on the Biden Sexual Assault Allegation

    Heather Drevna of RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, talked about the sexual assault allegation against former Vice President Joe Biden and the broader issue of…

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