The Power of Words
Sat December 25, 2010
First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt - Declaration of Human Rights Speech (with Dr. Allida Black)
Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (12/24/10 @ 1 p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Historian Dr. Allida Black discuss First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt's Declaration of Human Rights speech. In addition, listeners will have an opportunity to actually hear the speech as it was delivered in Paris on December 9th, 1948.