Ten O'Clock News; Jesse Jackson on tuition aid
David Boeri reports that Jesse Jackson spoke at the Massachusetts State House about the importance of access to higher education. Boeri notes that some students cannot afford higher education because of the increasing costs of higher education and federal cuts in student aid. Many supporters turned out to listen to Jackson. Jackson talks to the audience about the importance of education. Jackson addresses the media after his speech.
- Ten O'Clock News
Jesse Jackson on tuition aid
- Series Description
NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.
(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Jackson, Jesse, 1941-
- King, Mel
- Universities and colleges
- African American politicians
- Speeches, addresses, etc.
- Boston (Mass.)
- News Report
- Jackson, Jesse, 1941- (Speaker)
- Boeri, David (Reporter)
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Jesse Jackson on tuition aid,” 10/17/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A87D14346F5B40899400553F3C9250DB.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Jesse Jackson on tuition aid.” 10/17/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A87D14346F5B40899400553F3C9250DB>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Jesse Jackson on tuition aid. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A87D14346F5B40899400553F3C9250DB