State of the Black Union 2009, Afternoon Session Civil rights activists, scholars, and policy analysts gathered to discuss their thoughts and insights on the challenges facing African-Americans. Tavis… read more

State of the Black Union 2009, Afternoon Session Civil rights activists, scholars, and policy analysts gathered to discuss their thoughts and insights on the challenges facing African-Americans. Tavis Smiley moderated a question and answer session with the panelists. Topics included President Barack Obama and the effects of the new administration on the social, political, and economic future of African-American communities. Mr. Smiley also talked about his book Accountable: Making America as Good as Its Promise, published by Atria. The program also included the video message from President Barack Obama.

“The State of the Black Union 2009: Making America as Good as Its Promise” was the 10th anniversary event and held in the Los Angeles Convention Center. close

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Program ID:
284355-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2009 | 4:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2009 | 3:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 28, 2009 | 4:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 28, 2009 | 4:30pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 06, 2009 | 11:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 09, 2009 | 10:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2009 | 2:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2009 | 3:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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