482Nov 30, 2010
State Education Policies
School superintendents talked about education improvement programs implemented in their states. Topics included charter schools and systems that grade schools and teachers. Following their ...
1,540May 20, 2010
Arizona Immigration Law, State Officials
Officials and representatives of advocacy groups spoke about Arizona’s immigration law, potential challenges to the law, and enforcement measures contemplated by state officials. They ...
1,230May 20, 2010
Arizona Immigration Law, Constitutionality
Attorneys and legal scholars spoke about Arizona’s immigration law, constitutional questions surrounding the law, and proposed enforcement measures. They also answered questions from the ...
1,737Jul 30, 2009
The State of Black America
Panelists discussed the recent meeting between President Obama, Henry Louis Gates, and Cambridge police office James Crowley. They also talked about current race relations in ...
251Jan 19, 2009
African-Americans and Gender
A panel discussion was held on gender issues for African-Americans. Crystal Lander began the session by defining “sexism,” "gender," “sex,” and “feminism” as ...
500Jun 11, 2008
Q&A with Michelle Bernard
Michelle Bernard spoke about her experiences, life and career, as well as observations on issues such as gender and race issues. She is the president of the Independent Women’s ...
123Mar 17, 2008
Campaign 2008 and Racism
Michelle Bernard talked about the identity politics of the Democratic presidential contest, including charges of racism. She said the Geraldine Ferraro remarks and the previous Bill Clinton ...
40Jul 4, 2006
U.S. Social and Economic Status
The guest talked about the Independent Women’s Forum’s report, “The American Promise.” She said the report looked at current economic and social data and that Americans ...