S06, E09: The Rogers Commission

Files

Download

Download File (37.2 MB)

Download Transcript, Civil Discourse S06 E09 (1.0 MB)

Format

mp3@89kbps

Length

57:54

Recording Date

2021

Comments

This podcast uses government documents to illuminate the workings of the American government and offer context around the effects of government agencies in your everyday life. Civil Discourse is brought to you by VCU Libraries. Opinions expressed are solely the speakers' own, and do not reflect the views or opinions of VCU, or VCU Libraries. Special thanks to the Workshop for technical assistance. Music by Isaak Hopson. Find more information at https://guides.library.vcu.edu/discourse. As always, no documents were harmed in the making of this podcast.

Keywords

politics, government, documents, House, Senate, Congress, President, POTUS, SCOTUS, courts, cases, law, rules

Description

Next in a series on Commissions and their reports, Aughie and Nia explore the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident, also known as the Rogers Commission. The Commission described the Challenger tragedy as "an accident rooted in history." The nine recommendations of the Commission were rooted in improving safety in the shuttle program.

Disciplines

American Politics

Rights

©2021 VCU Libraries

Is Part Of

Civil Discourse Podcast

S06, E09: The Rogers Commission

Share

COinS