Friday, January 9, 2015

Jimmy Carter At The Civil Rights Summit

MLK Signing Ceremony for Civil Rights Act of 1964
Protestors against segregation 1963
Presidents Carter, Clinton, Obama and Bush at the Civil Rights Summit
President Jimmy Carter gave the closing address on the first day of a three-day Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. The occasion was the 50th anniversary of President Johnson’s signing of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
Source: C-Span: Jimmy Carter at Civil Rights Summit

Civil rights march on Washington, DC, USA. Procession of African Americans carrying placards demanding equal rights, integrated schools, decent housing, and an end to bias. 28 August 1963. Photographer: Warren K Leffler. (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)
James Loney On Captivity In Iraq
James Loney On Captivity In Iraq

James Loney is the Canadian peace activist who was held hostage for 118 days in Iraq. Before that James worked for several years for the Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq and Palestine.
Source: YouTube: James Loney on QTV

Download or Play Civil Rights Summit Part 1
Download or Play Civil Rights Summit Part 2
Download or Play Civil Rights Summit Part 3
Download or Play James Loney

Music includes Reverend Billy - They Have Sold, Dave Lippman - Geithner, David Rovics - Song For Big Mountain, The Peasants - Homeland Security, Joe Messanella - 51st state (state of denial), Katharine Hepburn - The Lion in Winter, Lenny Kravits - We Want Peace, Ryan Harvey - The Betrayed Soldier, Reverend Billy - Earthalujah Explained, Sam Harris - Change Is On The Way, Hair - I Got Life, Dala Girls - Both Sides Now, Vera Lynn - We'll Meet Again, Charlie Parker - Star Eyes

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