The Future of Black America

Participants discussed various issues about African-Americans and the cities in which they live. They urged the federal government to give… read more

Participants discussed various issues about African-Americans and the cities in which they live. They urged the federal government to give federal funds directly to the cities so that the money can be used where it is needed. They also focused on the improved economy and how those who are educated are participants in that growth. They also listed ways to help bring African-Americans out of poverty by urging young people to wait to have children until after they have earned their high school diploma and are married. After their discussion they took questions from the audience. close

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The Future of Black America

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Program ID:
122779-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Denver, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Apr 27, 1999 | 10:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 1999 | 2:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 27, 1999 | 10:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 1999 | 7:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 29, 1999 | 2:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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