Shows featuring Marcus Jones

  • "A Modern-Day Lynching"–Parents of Jena Six Speak of Injustice, Racism in Sons’ Prosecution Jenaparentspanel7-10
    We speak with the parents of three of the "Jena Six," the black high school students charged with attempted murder for a school fight in which a white student was beaten up. We are joined by Caseptla Bailey, the mother of Robert Bailey, and Tina Jones, the mother of Bryant Purvis. Both of their sons are awaiting trial on charges of attempted second-degree murder and conspiracy. We also...
    July 10, 2007 | Story
  • China and Most Favored Nation Trade Status
    President Clinton yesterday began a campaign to renew most favored
    nation trade status with China. The move comes as no surprise
    following yet another lobbying blitz of what is now referred to as
    the China lobby — major corporations like Boeing, Coca-Cola and
    Motorola.

    But most favored nation trade status must be approved by Congress
    and opponents of the measure have vowed a tough fight. Human...

    May 20, 1997 | Story