Politics

A Day Late and a Dollar Short: High Hopes and Deferred Dreams in Obama's "Postracial" America

Jon Jeter; Robert Pierre

About the Program

The authors examine the enthusiasm of blacks for achieving a post racial America in the era of Barack Obama - and the progress toward taht goal at the end of his first year in office.  The event is in Washington, D.C.

About the Authors

Jon Jeter

Mr. Jeter was the Washington Post's Bureau Chief in Souther Africa from 1999-2003 and in South America from 2003-2004.


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Robert Pierre

Mr. Pierre is a reporter and editor at the Washington Post and its former Chicago Bureau Chief.


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A Day Late and a Dollar Short: High Hopes and Deferred Dreams in Obama's "Postracial" America

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, March 20th at 7pm (ET)
  • Sunday, February 28th at 9:30am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 28th at 3:30am (ET)
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