Town Hall Journal

TOWN HALL Journal is a lively, informative radio magazine, hosted by Emmy and Peabody award-winning broadcast journalist Judy Muller, and presented by Town Hall Los Angeles, Los Angeles’ premier platform for public speaking. Each week, the program draws upon Town Hall speakers past and present for an in-depth look into political, economic and cultural issues affecting the daily lives of Angelenos. Hosted by Judy Muller

"Extraordinary Ordinary People: Condoleezza and Connie Rice"

by Town Hall Journal

One’s a former Secretary of State, a Stanford Scholar, an accomplished pianist – and a Republican. The other’s a noted civil rights attorney, named one of California’s top ten most influential lawyers – and a Democrat. But they’re cousins, sharing a family history that dates back to slavery days, as well as a passion for social justice that transcends party lines. This week on Town Hall Journal, Condoleezza Rice discusses her new book, Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family, with her cousin, Constance Rice. In the book, Dr. Rice shares her childhood memories of growing up in the Jim Crow south, as well as the family experiences and values that shaped her journey to the White House. Don’t miss this lively, insightful and intimate conversation between two very extraordinary women.

Speakers:
The Honorable Condoleezza Rice, former United States Secretary of State, author of ‘Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family”
Constance Rice, Co-director of The Advancement Project

Town Hall Vault Speaker:
Senator Bill Bradley (D-New Jersey)(1992)

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