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TV ONE PROVIDES LIVE COVERAGE OF PRESIDENT OBAMA’S SPEECH

 width=TV ONE PLANS TO PRE-EMPT REGULAR SCHEDULE TO PROVIDE OF  PRESIDENT ’S SPEECH AT THE 20thANNIVERSARY NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK GALA IN NEW YORK WED. APRIL 6

— Speech is slated to take place at 6 PM ET ““

TV One plans to interrupt its regular schedule  Wednesday evening, April 6  at to provide live coverage of President Obama’s address during a dinner and program that is part of the Celebration and Convention of the  National Action Network  in  New York.  The National Action Network, founded by Rev. is hosting “20 Years of Struggle, 20 Years of Progress… 20 Years of Shaping History” April 6- 9, convening influential leaders in  civil rights, government, business and media to focus on the issues most important in civil rights this year.

Washington Watch host and managing editor    is slated to anchor the coverage of President Obama’s speech, tentatively slated to take place at 6 PM ET. TV One will resume its regular schedule at the conclusion of the speech.

TV One will also be on hand to tape the National Action Network’s closing forum, Measuring the Movement 2011, again hosted by Roland Martin and radio superstar  . This will follow up on last year’s leadership forum sponsored by Rev. Sharpton’s National Action Network and is designed to determine and commit to significant and measurable goals that will advance the standing of over the next 12 months in the areas of political power,    and social/cultural influence. TV One plans to air  Measuring the Movement 2011 on Sunday, April 17 at 10 AM ET

 

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