About C-SPAN Video Library

The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. More Info

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Holocaust Memorial on C-SPAN

April 29, 2013

With the twentieth anniversary of the dedication of the Holocaust Memorial in Washington, DC, we look back on the many programs from the memorial including the dedication in 1993. These programs are all in the C-SPAN Video Library and can be found here. The Video Library has programming going back to the 1980s, so it can be used to review many events.

Immigration on C-SPAN

April 24, 2013

As the Congress begins to take up the topic of immigration, there are many programs in the C-SPAN Video Library on this subject. The tag – immigration – pulls all these programs together here. A number of recent Senate Committee hearings have been held as well as news conferences. Use the C-SPAN Video Library to follow current public policy issues such as immigration reform.

Al Neuharth, 1924-2013

April 22, 2013

Al Neuharth, founder of USA Today, the Freedom Forum, and the Newseum, passed away. He appears in the Video Library 18 times. You can see all these appearances on his bio page. Included is a Q&A interview. He also reflected on his war experience in a panel with journalist Mike Wallace. Use the C-SPAN Video Library to explore the life of this influential newspaperman.

Margaret Thatcher, 1925-2013

April 8, 2013

Margaret Thatcher loomed large in the early days of the C-SPAN Video Library. Called the Iron Lady, she was a conservative partner to President Ronald Reagan in redefining conservatism across two continents. She was witty during the many Question Times that we covered her. She was resolute in her party speeches. She stood along side Reagan in many events. She has 124 appearances in the Video Library.

Review the political life of Lady Margaret Thatcher in the C-SPAN Video Library.

Code Pink on C-SPAN

April 5, 2013

C-SPAN recently interviewed Medea Benjamin about her efforts with Code Pink. In the Q&A interview, you can see many clips of the Code Pink demonstrations that are often seen on C-SPAN. In addition, C-SPAN hosted a call-in on Code Pink and political protests. Use the C-SPAN Video Library research other political protests.