Two longtime activists—the Children’s Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair—discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.
The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement—as a then-23-year-old student leader—in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.
The ambassador weighs in on the situation in Egypt and its impact on U.S. policy in the Middle East.
The only American ambassador to present his credentials to President Nelson Mandela offers his unique perspective on South Africa’s transformation.
The official liaison between the Mandela family and the world’s media, Lee assesses the president’s trip to Africa & his efforts to re-engage with countries there both economically and emotionally.
Crenshaw and Levitt assess the Supreme Court’s affirmative action ruling and issues in other major cases.
Feal explains his passion in fighting for justice for first responders of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the U.S.
The Council on Foreign Relations president unpacks his text, Foreign Policy Begins at Home.
Massachusetts’ first elected female U.S. senator weighs in on the status of legislation that would give Americans relief on student loan debt.
We celebrate our landmark 2,000th show on PBS with highlights from some of our enlightening, encouraging and empowering conversations over the past 10 years.