[QODLink]
Riz Khan
African-American youth speak out
Students from Howard University discuss race and the US presidential election with Riz.
Last Modified: 01 Nov 2008 14:29 GMT

 

To watch part two click here

Just a few days before the US presidential election, the Riz Khan show speaks to a group of young African-American students from Howard University.

We ask them about the economy, Iraq, the historic candidacy of Democratic senator Barack Obama and how the issue of race has been used in the 2008 US presidential election.

This episode of Riz Khan aired on Thursday, October 30, 2008

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
Country
Organisation
Featured on Al Jazeera
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Featured
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Since she was 16-years-old, Scottish Nationalist Party's Sturgeon has strove for independence from the UK.
Armed group's ransom success with German hostages marks a re-emergence, as authorities investigate ISIL links.
Western nations are moving into the resource-rich country after decades of disinterest, challenging China's interests.