Civil Rights in America: Seneca Falls, Selma, Stonewall and Beyond

Civil Rights in America: Seneca Falls, Selma, Stonewall and Beyond

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 9:00pm

Pictured: Host Charles Dutton

Examine the relevance and meaning of civil rights in the 21st century and the relationship between the Civil Rights Movement and the efforts of women, other people of color, and the LGBT community to expand our traditional definitions of equality. 

Civil Rights in America: Seneca Falls, Selma, Stonewall and Beyond, airing Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 9 p.m. on AM 1370, examines the relevance and meaning of civil rights in the 21st century and the relationship between the Civil Rights Movement and the efforts of women, other people of color, and the LGBT community to expand our traditional definitions of equality. It features first-person narratives culled from hundreds of hours of never-before-broadcast video and audio footage to provide a rich, detailed history of the nation during an important and tumultuous period. The program is hosted by Charles Dutton.

Daryl Michael Scott, national president for the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALAH), joins the program with other guests to discuss this year’s Black History Month theme, Civil Rights in America, along with the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the broader implications of civil rights in America.



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