The Great Dissenter

Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan opposed limits on civil liberties and dissented in the 1896 “separate but equal” Plessy v. Fergusonread more

Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan opposed limits on civil liberties and dissented in the 1896 “separate but equal” Plessy v. Ferguson case. Former Politico executive editor Peter Canellos looked at the justice’s career in his book, The Great Dissenter. This was a virtual event hosted by the Boston Athenaeum. close

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The Great Dissenter

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Program ID:
512685-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Sep 05, 2021 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 2021 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Sep 05, 2021 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2021 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2021 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 12, 2021 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 17, 2021 | 8:47pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Sep 18, 2021 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO