1967 Detroit Riots and Journalism

Journalists talked about the 1967 riots in cities across the country, the Kerner report, and how those events affected the practice of… read more

Journalists talked about the 1967 riots in cities across the country, the Kerner report, and how those events affected the practice of journalism. In 1967, African Americans rioted in cities across the country, including Detroit, to protest a lack of opportunity and protection of their civil rights. President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed the Kerner Commission to investigate what led to the riots. close

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1967 Detroit Riots and Journalism

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Jun 04, 2017 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 05, 2017 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 04, 2017 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 05, 2017 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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