Civil Rights Issues

Mr. Connerly, who led the effort to pass Proposition 209, which ended state affirmative action programs, spoke about the need to protect… read more

Mr. Connerly, who led the effort to pass Proposition 209, which ended state affirmative action programs, spoke about the need to protect and redefine civil rights in the U.S. so that discrimination of all kinds is not practiced by government agencies. He stressed that affirmative action programs contribute to more discord among citizens which threatens the continuance of U.S. democracy. After his remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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Civil Rights Issues

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Program ID:
80679-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Claremont, California, United States
First Aired:
May 31, 1997 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 09, 1997 | 5:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 31, 1997 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 01, 1997 | 12:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 08, 1997 | 12:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 1997 | 1:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 1997 | 5:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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