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    W.E.B. Du Bois and Anna Julia Cooper

    University of Mary Washington Professor Kristin Marsh discussed the scholarly contributions of civil rights activists W.E.B. Du Bois and Anna Julia Cooper, which she says were often marginalized.…

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    Plessy v. Ferguson and Evolution of Test Cases

    A panel of legal experts discussed the importance of the Supreme Court decision in Plessy v. Ferguson and the evolution of civil rights test cases. The American College of Trial Lawyers and…

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    Defense Department Briefing on Sexual Assault

    Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby and Lynn Rosenthal, chair of the 90-day Independent Review Commission on Sexual Assault in the Military, held a briefing at the Pentagon.

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    The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

    Jeanne Theoharis, political science professor at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, talked about her book, The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks, in which she recounts the late…

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    Open Phones

    Viewers commented on sexual harassment allegations against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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    Joseph Spector on New York Governor Cuomo Investigation

    Joseph Spector talked about the investigation of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo after sexual harassment allegations.

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    Defense Secretary Austin Holds News Conference

    Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin held a briefing at the Pentagon where he talked about recent meetings with NATO allies. They discussed common challenges including climate change, terrorism…

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    Kristen Clarke on Civil Rights in Trump and Biden Administrations

    Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, talked about civil rights in the Trump and Biden administrations.

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    Our Bodies, Their Battlefields

    British foreign correspondent Christina Lamb looked at the experiences of women during wartime and the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war. This virtual event was hosted by the Wilson…

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    The Dead Are Arising

    Tamara Payne recounted the life of Malcolm X from her National Book Award-winning biography, The Dead Are Arising. This was a virtual event hosted by the Miami Book Fair.

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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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    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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    Cold War and Civil Rights Movement

    University of Virginia Professor Kevin Gaines looked back to the Cold War era and explained how opponents of the civil rights movement associated it with communism and how similar methods…

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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…

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    Remembering the 1963 March on Washington

    As part of its Cabinet Conversations series, Ford’s Theatre hosted a panel discussion titled, “Remembering the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.” Moderated by Jonathan White of…

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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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    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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    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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    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…

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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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