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Stokes: An American Dream

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10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
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SU 07/20/14 10:30pm 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
MO 07/21/14 02:30am 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
MO 07/21/14 10:30am 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
TU 07/22/14 05:00pm 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
WE 07/23/14 01:00am 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
WE 07/23/14 09:00am 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Stokes: An American Dream Louis and Carl Stokes, two African-American brothers who changed the course of American politics are profiled. Carl, the first black mayor of a major American city, and Louis, the first black U.S. congressman from Ohio, overcame humble beginnings in their pursuit of high political office. This inspirational American story begins by chronicling the Stokes' poverty-stricken childhood in Depression-era Cleveland and moves through the Stokes' education, law careers and rise in political prominence during the turbulent civil rights era. Intimate recollections from their friends and colleagues, including President Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson and former Cleveland Mayor Mike White are featured.
WEB LINK
WE 07/23/14 03:00pm 00:27:01 (RPT) (CC) × ST