Julian Bond Speaks at LSU (1985)
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 1985-02-10
Subjects: Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | African Americans | Civil Rights | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | Politics
- Hinton, Rob Host
- Bond, Julian Speaker
This segment from the February 10, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Rob Hinton presenting highlights from a recent lecture given by Georgia State Senator Julian Bond at Louisiana State University (LSU) in Baton Rouge. He discusses the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., the current state of the civil rights movement, and the future of black politics.