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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

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Trips by*

Colin Crowell


Total cost of 8 trips: $6,437.74


Trips traveled under the office of Edward Markey

Destination: ASPEN, CO
Sponsor: Progress & Freedom Foundation
Purpose: PARTICIPATION AT ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 20, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,200.00
source

Destination: ASPEN, COLORADO
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN CONFERENCE ON COMMUNICATIONS & SOCIETY
Date: Aug 12, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,150.00
source

Destination: BOSTON
Sponsor: Comptel/ASCENT
Purpose: ATTEND & SPEAK AT ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Oct 6, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $425.00
source

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: MASSACHUSETTS TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL
Purpose: SPEAK AT BROADBAND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 3, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $239.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: TO ATTEND & SPEAK @ ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 6, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $957.60
source

Destination: ASPEN COLORADO
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: ATTEND ACADEMIC CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $620.00
source

Destination: WYE, MARYLAND
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC INTEREST TELECOMMUNICATIONS ISSUES
Date: Jun 17, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $204.00
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Sponsor: National Cable and Telecommunications Association and affiliated cable organizations
Purpose: SPEAK AT ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,642.14
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Colin Crowell.


American RadioWorks |
Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

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  • 01.22.15

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  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

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  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.