As President Obama’s Attorney General, Eric Holder Jr. oversaw the Justice Department's civil rights enforcement efforts to combat racial profiling and to protect LGBTQ+ rights. His recent book, Our Unfinished March, is a history of the fight for voting rights in the U.S. Holder joins us to discuss the rule of law and the right to vote as essential to a functioning democracy.
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About the Festival
The Cascade PBS Ideas Festival is a celebration of big ideas and a gathering for bold thinkers. Newsmakers, change-makers and innovators come together to take a fresh look at the biggest issues of our time. The festival includes fireside conversations and panels, live tapings of television broadcasts, meetups, art installations, workshops, and interactive experiences.