Race Relations and Media Diversity

The Ford Foundation hosted a conference at the Charles Wright Museum of African-American History in Detroit on the state of race relations… read more

The Ford Foundation hosted a conference at the Charles Wright Museum of African-American History in Detroit on the state of race relations and the media, with a focus on the 1968 Kerner Commission report on media diversity. Panelists included Essence Magazine founder Edward Lewis, author Jelani Cobb, former CBS News correspondent Bill Plante, and Marie Nelson, vice president of news and public affairs at PBS. close

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  • Farai Chideya Producer and Host (Former) Public Radio International
  • Jelani Cobb Professor Columbia University->School of Journalism
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Program ID:
441707-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Apr 01, 2018 | 11:06am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 03, 2018 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Apr 01, 2018 | 11:06am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 02, 2018 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 02, 2018 | 10:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2018 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2018 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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