Error message

Deprecated function: Array and string offset access syntax with curly braces is deprecated in include_once() (line 1387 of /home/pacifica/public_html/includes/bootstrap.inc).

How Anita Hill's testimony has empowered women / moderated by Jeanette Pinkney ; co-chaired by Anita Hill.

Program Title:
How Anita Hill's testimony has empowered women / moderated by Jeanette Pinkney ; co-chaired by Anita Hill.
PRA Archive #: 
PZ0201.01
Description: 

Five part retrospective a year after the Anita Hill-Clarence Thomas confronation during the Thomas Conformation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The programs are comprised of hearing actualities and highlights from the recent conference held at Georgetown University concerning changes in race, gender and power over the last year.|HOW ANITA HILL'S TESTIMONY HAS EMPOWERED WOMEN / moderated by Jeanette Pinkney| co-chaired by Anita Hill. SERIES: Race, gender and power in America| no. 1 Five part retrospective a year after the Anita Hill-Clarence Thomas confronation during the Thomas Conformation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The programs are comprised of hearing actualities and highlights from the recent conference held at Georgetown University concerning changes in race, gender and power over the last year. CONTENT: Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton explores the role of U.S. Congresswomen in opposing Thomas' nomination after Hill's charges, and the impact of the scandal upon women in politics, such as Carol Mosley Braun's Senatorial candidacy and primary campaign victories of Arlene Specter and Patty Murray. She goes on to look at changing legislation: sexual harassment bill, Supreme Court decisions, and the Water cooler legislation in Maine. She concludes by pointing out that women's charges of sexual harassment are now taken more seriously. RECORDED: 16 Oct. 1992. !!RESTRICTICTED DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS -- NO CASSETTE SALES!!

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton explores the role of U.S. Congresswomen in opposing Thomas' nomination after Hill's charges, and the impact of the scandal upon women in politics, such as Carol Mosley Braun's Senatorial candidacy and primary campaign victories of Arlen Specter and Patty Murray. She goes on to look at changing legislation: sexual harassment bill, Supreme Court decisions, and the Water cooler legislation in Maine. She concludes by pointing out that women's charges of sexual harassment are now taken more seriously.

Date Recorded on: 
16 Oct. 1992.
Date Broadcast on: 
-0-
Item duration: 
1 reel (29 min.) : 7 1/2 ips., mono.|29:00
Distributor: 
Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1992.
Rights Summary: 
RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230, Mark@PacificaRadioArchives.org
PRA metadata viewPRA metadata view
This recording is currently on a 1/4” reel tape and has not been digitally preserved. If you would like to contribute to the cost of transferring this recording, and receive your own personal copy on CD, please complete this form and we will return your request with pricing information. You will hear from an archive staff member once your request has been researched. We can also be reached by phone at 800-735-0230.