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Almanac, Episode 323
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KUHT-TV (Television station)
The first segment is an interview on the press and freedom of speech in light of two Houston journalists being charged with contempt, with Tony Pederson, Managing Editor of the Houston Chronicle, Charles Cooper, Editor of the Houston Post, and Prof. Neil McCabe of the South Texas College of Law. The second segment features Alfred Sikes, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, talking about broadcasting rules and regulations. The third segment is a discussion of ethics reform with State Representative Rodney Ellis, State Representative Robert A. Eckels, and Prof. Richard W. Murray of the University of Houston. The fourth segment is a discussion on Islam and its history, with Prof. Lynn E. Mitchell of the University of Houston. The Houston Post's Joe Leydon provides commentary on racism. 
Ryan, Pat; Booth, Ward; Houston, J. D.; Gras, Patricia
television programs
Pederson, Tony; Cooper, Charles; McCabe, Neil Colman; Sikes, Alfred C.; Ellis, Rodney; Eckels, Robert; Murray, Richard W.; Mitchell, Lynn E.; Freedom of speech; Public television
KUHT Film and Video
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
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This item is from an archival collection and may contain content which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2017).

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Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI:; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm8566j309h; Digital Object: