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  • Marian Wright Edleman 08/19/09 - Video
    Interview with Marian Wright Edelman on the Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Campaign
    Watch a video of Harvard University's Charles Ogletree’s conversation with CDF President Marian Wright Edelman at the Aspen Institute from July 2009. Mrs. Edelman discusses her work in ending America's pipeline to prison and discusses the social and economic conditions that have created this system where millions of children are born without hope for a better future.
  • Lottery of Geography 07/30/09 - Video
    The Children's Defense Fund's "Lottery of Geography" Video
    "Lottery of Geography," is the fourth video in a series of four aimed at engaging the public on the issue of children's health coverage and urging Congress to enact comprehensive reform to provide quality, affordable health coverage to all people, especially children—this year. This video depicts how whether or not a family can afford to provide quality health coverage for their child often depends on where they live.
  • CDF Freedom Schools National Day of Social Action 2009 07/13/09 - Photo
    CDF Freedom Schools® National Day of Social Action 2009
    On July 13, 2009, nearly 12,000 youths across the nation held rallies, marches, Congressional visits, and letter-writing campaigns urging Congress to support health reform for all children during CDF Freedom Schools National Day of Social Action 2009.
  • Main Street USA 06/30/09 - Video
    The Children's Defense Fund's "Main Street USA" Video
    "Main Street USA," is the third video in a series of four aimed at engaging the public on the issue of children's health coverage and urging Congress to enact comprehensive reform to provide quality, affordable health coverage to all people, especially children—this year. This video details how our broken health care system is hurting Main Streets, families and children across our nation.
  • Marian Wright Edelman Energy and Commerce Committee Testimony 06/23/09 - Video
    Marian Wright Edelman's Testimony for Hearing on the Comprehensive Health Reform Discussion Draft
    On June 23, 2009, Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman testified at the House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing about the House Tri-Committee Comprehensive Health Reform Discussion Draft. Mrs. Edelman testified that, "The Comprehensive Health Reform Discussion Draft takes strong steps towards quality health reform for millions of Americans—but I am concerned that under your proposal children don't get their fair share of needed reform, and rather than being better off than they are now, some are at risk of being worse off."
  • Access Denied 06/16/09 - Video
    The Children's Defense Fund's "Access Denied" Video
    "Access Denied," is the second video in a series of four aimed at engaging the public on the issue of children's health coverage and urging Congress to enact comprehensive reform to provide quality, affordable health coverage to all people, especially children—this year. This video depicts how health insurance companies have the power to decide who gets coverage, what medical treatment they’ll pay for, and they set the prices for coverage. Meanwhile, working families face impossible barriers to obtaining health coverage imposed by insurance companies that make enormous profits and pay their CEOs and top managers fat compensation packages.
  • Accidents Happen 06/10/09 - Video
    The Children's Defense Fund's "Accidents Happen" Video
    "Accidents Happen," is the first video in a series of four aimed at engaging the public on the issue of children's health coverage and urging Congress to enact comprehensive reform to provide quality, affordable health coverage to all people, especially children—this year. Each video highlights one of the principles CDF is urging lawmakers to include in health care reform legislation.
  • Freedom Schools Ella Baker Training 06/07/09 - Photo
    2009 CDF Freedom Schools® Ella Baker Child Policy Training Institute
    The 2009 Ella Baker Child Policy Training Institute themed "Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds, and Healthy Youth in Action" prepared over 1,000 college students and young professionals to operate 134 CDF Freedom Schools program sites this summer.
  • Marian Wright Edelman's 2009 Commencement Speech at Whittier College 05/22/09 - Video
    Marian Wright Edelman's 2009 Commencement Address at Whittier College
    Marian Wright Edelman addresses the 2009 graduates of Whittier College.
  • Marian Wright Edelman webcast 05/12/09 - Video
    Webcast with Marian Wright Edelman
    CDF President Marian Wright Edelman speaks about CDF's goal to provide affordable, comprehensive health coverage to everyone this year—especially children. Never has it been more important for CDF to have a strong presence on Capitol Hill and State Houses all across our country.

 

 

 

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