BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Washington College//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:Washington College Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20130310T070000 RDATE:20130310T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20131103T060000 RDATE:20131103T060000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20130410T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20130410T183000 LOCATION:Hynson Lounge GEO:39.218029;-76.068159 SUMMARY:Bill of the Century: The Untold Story of the Civil Rights Act DESCRIPTION:In early 1963\, civil rights was a dead issue in American politics. Yet just over a year later\, Congress passed the Civil Rights Act of 1964\, the most sweeping piece of social legislation in American history. What happened? Join journalist and historian Clay Risen for an in-depth look at the untold story behind the "bill of the century."\n \n  \n \n For more information\, please click here.\n \n  \n \n Sponsored by the C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience.\n \n   X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n In early 1963, civil rights was a dead issue in American politics. Yet just over a year later, Congress passed the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the most sweeping piece of social legislation in American history. What happened? Join journalist and historian Clay Risen for an in-depth look at the untold story behind the "bill of the century."\n

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\n For more information, please click here.\n

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\n Sponsored by the C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience.\n

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UID:20130410T213000Z-2164@www.washcoll.edu URL:http://www.washcoll.edu/live/events/2164-bill-of-the-century-the-untold-story-of-the-civil CATEGORIES:Lectures|Community|Student Activities|Open to the Public|C.V. Starr Center|Faculty LAST-MODIFIED:20130402T183758Z ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/13/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/106,0,1210,1104/21476_martin-luther-king-jr-stands-behind-lbj-as-he-signs-the-civil-rights-act-of-1964-into-law.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:2164 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/New_York X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/13/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/106\,0\,1210\,1104/21476_martin-luther-king-jr-stands-behind-lbj-as-he-signs-the-civil-rights-act-of-1964-into-law.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:A Conversation with 2013 Starr Center Frederick Douglass Fellow Clay Risen.
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