Bill of the Century: The Civil Rights Act of 1964

New York Times editor Clay Risen discussed his newest book, The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act, at the National Constitution Center
April 07, 2014

New York Times editor Clay Risen discussed his newest book, The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act, at the National Constitution Center. The book is an in-depth, behind-the-scenes account of the unsung congressional and White House heroes who helped the Civil Rights Act become the law of the land.

A book sale and signing followed the program.

This program was part of the National Constitution Center’s commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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