Shocking the Conscience

Simeon Booker talked about his book, Shocking the Conscience: A Reporter’s Account of the Civil Rights Movement. He was interviewed at the 2013 National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night.

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Shocking the Conscience

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2013 | 8:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2013 | 1:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 14, 2013 | 8:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2013 | 2:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2013 | 9:23am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 6:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2013 | 1:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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