PBS NewsHour

Following Father Theodore Hesburgh through Civil Rights era

Clip: 06/15/2019 | 8m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

The new documentary, "Hesburgh," explores the life of Father Theodore Hesburgh, who served as a long-time president of the University of Notre Dame and is recognized now as one of the most important civic and educational leaders of the 20th Century. Christopher Booker traces Hesburgh’s steps through his priesthood and role as a presidential advisor on civil rights.

Aired: 06/15/19

Rating: NR

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