Maine 2006 Senatorial Debate at Colby College

Candidates for the Maine U.S. Senate seat Independent William Slavick, incumbent Republican Olympia Snowe, and Democrat Jean Hay Bright debate issues at Colby College in Waterville, ME.

September 11: Five Years Later

Five years after September 11, a panel of people who were affected by, responded to, and have studied the attack will discuss its impact on society.

2006 Lovejoy Convocation: Jerry Mitchell

Investigative reporter Jerry Mitchell remembers when Edgar Ray Killen, the man who ordered the 1964 killings of three Freedom Riders, walked Mitchell to his car after a meeting. “I could see he was memorizing my license plate number, making it possible for him to get my home address,” Mitchell recalled.

2006 Lovejoy Panel: The Role of Journalism in Reopening History

As part of the 2006 Lovejoy Convocation honoring investigative reporter Jerry Mitchell–whose work has led to convictions of civil rights criminals decades after the deaths of their victims–panelists discuss journalism’s role in righting wrongs of the past.