Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination

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Note for TV and radio: The University of Pennsylvania has a satellite uplink facility with live-shot capability and an ISDN line.

Expert:
Dr. Adolph Reed, professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania

Credentials:
Teaches courses on American and African-American politics and political thought and urban politics. Dr. Reed’s publications include “Without Justice for All: The New Liberalism and the Retreat from Racial Equality.” He is editor of “Race, Politics, and Culture: Critical Essays on the Radicalism of the 1960s.”

Expert:
Dr. Thomas Sugrue, professor of history and sociology at the University of Pennsylvania

Credentials:
Specialist in 20th-century American politics and urban and social history, the U.S. in the 1960s and the history of civil-rights politics. His books include the forthcoming “Sweet Land of Liberty: The Unfinished Struggle for Racial Equality in the North” and “The Origins of the Urban Crisis.”

Expert:
Dr. Tukufu Zuberi, professor and chair of sociology and director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Africana Studies

Credentials:
Author of the book "Thicker than Blood: How Racial Statistics Lie." His research focuses on African and African Diaspora populations and methods of analyzing human differences. He is a host on the PBS program “History Detectives.”