1968 Poor People's Campaign Organizers

Peter Edelman, former staffer to Robert F. Kennedy, and Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee founding member Bernard Lafayette spoke at the… read more

Peter Edelman, former staffer to Robert F. Kennedy, and Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee founding member Bernard Lafayette spoke at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign. Martin Luther King Jr. planned the campaign to shift the civil rights movement to economic issues, but he was assassinated before it began. close

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1968 Poor People's Campaign Organizers

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Program ID:
448765-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 08, 2018 | 10:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2018 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Aug 08, 2018 | 10:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2018 | 2:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 08, 2018 | 10:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 12, 2018 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2018 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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