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SUNDAY NITE TALK – ASCENT Chamber, 12.24.06

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 25, 2006

SUNDAY NITE TALK – ASCENT Chamber, 12.24.06 (Year End Segment): Groff/Ellison discuss Virgil Goode’s (R-VA) comments about Keith Ellison’s (D-MN) use of the Qu’ran for his swearing-in ceremony.  Some Dems think its part of a GOP plot to make the Dems the party of Islam, non-sense or good strategy? Should Ellison be hailed as independent and faithful or selfish and self-indulgent?  &: the Year in Black Politics -The Story of the Year; The Greatest Moment of the year; The Lowest Moment of the year; Most Surprising Moment of the year; and the most disappointing Moment of the year.

Leutisha Stills, CBC Monitor, Part III

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 22, 2006

Leutisha Stills, Part III

Leutisha Stills, CBC Monitor, Part II

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 22, 2006

Leutisha Stills, Part II

Leutisha Stills, CBC Monitor

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 22, 2006

SUNDAY NITE TALK presents – ASCENT Perspectives, 12.24.06: Leutisha Stills, Senior Researcher for the Congressional Black Caucus Monitor , discusses the voting habits of African American Congressional Members by gender and challenges faced by the CBC in the 110th Congress. (*note: production staff experienced minor technical difficulties during the course of this interview.  As a result, it was split into three segments)

Sunday Nite Talk – Groff/Ellison/Robinson on ASCENT Chamber

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 18, 2006

ASCENT Chamber, 12.17.06Tamara Robinson, CAAP Senior Fellow, debuts as a co-host in the Chamber with Groff/Ellison.  Tonight’s discussion: Obamamania continues; the Jefferson Dilemma; how hardcore should the CBC get?; Black Members of Congress & foreign policy.

 

Phyllis Bennis on Iraq Study Group

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 11, 2006

ASCENT Perspectives, 12.11.06: Phyllis Bennis, Institute for Policy Studies and the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam and author of Challenging Empire: How People, Governments and the U.N. Defy U.S. Power, discusses the Iraq Study Group report.

Ascent Chamber

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 11, 2006

ASCENT Chamber, 12.10.06 – Groff/Ellison on Iraq Study Group, the Bill Jefferson and Karen Carter Congressional Race and Congresswoman McKinney’s last bill.  

 

Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Author & Commentator …

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 8, 2006

ASCENT Perspectives, 12.8.06Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Author & Commentator, talks about emerging Black political power, methods to the GOP madness & what’s on the horizon. 

Julie Bell, National Conference of State Legislatures

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 4, 2006

ASCENT Perspectives, 12.4.06: Julie Bell, Education Program Director for the National Conference of State Legislatures, discusses rising college tuition costs and recommendations on the role of state legislators in the recently released report by the Conference’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Higher Education titled Transforming Higher Education: National Imperative—State Responsibility.

Dr. Mary Pattillo, Northwestern University – Part II

Posted in Uncategorized by groffellison on December 1, 2006

ASCENT Perspectives, 12.1.06

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