Bob Jones University and Interracial Dating

Steve Pettit and Carl Abrams talked about Bob Jones University, a Christian liberal arts college at the center of a Supreme Court Case about civil rights and religious… read more

Steve Pettit and Carl Abrams talked about Bob Jones University, a Christian liberal arts college at the center of a Supreme Court Case about civil rights and religious liberty. Bob Jones University President Steve Pettit talked about the college’s history and how it came to Greenville, south Carolina. History professor Carl Abrams explained the history behind the school’s ban on interracial dating, and how that ban came to an end in 2000.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Greenville, South Carolina, from January 16-22 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Bob Jones University and Interracial Dating

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Program ID:
404906-1
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Vignette
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Location:
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2016 | 3:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 23, 2017 | 7:47am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 21, 2016 | 3:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2016 | 2:32pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2016 | 6:32am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 28, 2016 | 7:43am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 29, 2016 | 3:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 22, 2017 | 10:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 22, 2017 | 1:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 22, 2017 | 4:43pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 22, 2017 | 7:47pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 22, 2017 | 10:48pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 23, 2017 | 4:48am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 23, 2017 | 7:47am EST | C-SPAN 3
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