60Aug 24, 2005
Roberts Supreme Court Nomination
Women leaders spoke to reporters about their support for the nomination of John Roberts to the U.S. Supreme Court. They discussed his background, qualifications, personal experiences, and the ...
338Apr 21, 2005
After Words with Jorge Ramos
Jorge Ramos talked about his book, Dying to Cross: The Worst Immigrant Tragedy in American History, published by Rayo. It was the story of 19 Mexican immigrants who died while illegally ...
313Feb 19, 2004
Affirmative Action Debate
In an Affirmative Action Debate, Lee Bollinger, the former president of Michigan University and the named defendant in the two most recent Supreme Court affirmative action cases, argued ...
21Dec 22, 2002
The guests talked about affirmative action, including the history, purpose, legalities, and implementations. They responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.
22Oct 18, 2002
Book Discussion on An Unlikely Conservative and Square Peg
Republican party members Ms. Chavez and Senator Hatch discussed their respective political memoirs titled, An Unlikely Conservative: The Transformation of An Ex-Liberal and Square ...
34Oct 5, 2002
Immigration and America's Future
Participants talked about current immigration policy, foreign policy issues, maintaining an American national identity, and various immigration initiatives around the country. Following their ...
282Aug 16, 2002
Are Black Americans Entitled to Slavery Reparations?
Panelists talked about their opposition to slavery reparations. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of slavery on the development of the nation, issues of fairness, the length of ...
18Aug 2, 2002
Ms. Chavez talked about news of the day. She also responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. Three C-SPAN education fellows also participated.
146May 1, 2001
Book Discussion on Commies
Mr. Radosh talked about his book Commies: A Journey Through the Old Left, the New Left and the Leftover Left, published by Encounter Boods. During the 1960s Mr. Radosh was ...
9Feb 21, 2001
Ms. Chavez talked about the role of labor unions and their involvement in politics. Among the topics she addressed were the history of the labor movement, campaign fundraising, and issue ...
8Jan 9, 2001
Labor Secretary Nominee Withdrawal
Accompanied by several people she had helped over the years, Ms. Chavez said she had withdrawn her name for consideration as secretary of labor. Her decision came two days after reports ...
58Jan 2, 2001
Bush Transition Announcement
President-Elect Bush announced his nominations for Secretary of Labor, Transportation and Energy. Following his remarks he answered questions from reporters and Secretary Mineta talked about ...
6May 27, 1999
Middlesex Community College Commencement
Ms. Chavez talked about the morals in American society. She focused on the school shooting in Littleton, Colorado and what citizens must do to reduce violence among children.
34Dec 19, 1997
President's Race Initiative
Several opponents of affirmative action programs spoke to reporters after meeting with the president. They talked about the need for more inclusion in the president’s initiative and their ...
14Nov 4, 1997
Assistant Attorney General Nomination
Representatives of several groups expressed their opposition to Bill Lann Lee, President Clinton’s Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights nominee. They stressed that he is an ...
17Oct 10, 1997
In the newspaper roundtable, Ms. Chavez and Mr. Williams talked about current news stories of interest to them and took viewer calls.
67Sep 10, 1997
Book Discussion on America in Black and White
The Thernstroms talked about their new book, America in Black and White: One Nation, Indivisible. The book is a statistical comparison of race relations over the past fifty years and suggests ...
53May 16, 1997
Book Discussion on Race, Crime and the Law
Professor Kennedy talked about his new book, Race, Crime and the Law. It focuses on the discrimination against African-Americans both as criminals and victims within the U.S. legal ...
113Mar 18, 1997
Book Discussion on The Idea of Decline in Western History
Mr. Herman talked about his book, The Idea of Decline in Western History. The book focuses on the contributions of various 19th and 20th century thinkers, such as Nietzsche and Freud, in ...
30Mar 16, 1997
Washington Journal: Sunday
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and ...
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