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Triangle Fire
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produced by Joe Glazer (Collector Records, 1986), 55 mins

One hundred and forty-six employees of the Triangle Waist Company in New York City fell victim to a horrendous tragedy in March of 1911. These factory workers were trapped inside a building as it went up in flames, and died. Joe Glazer interview Leon Stein editor of the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’...

produced by Joe Glazer (Collector Records, 1986), 55 mins
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Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey
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written by Jamake Highwater, 1931-2001; produced by Verna Gillis, 1942- (Folkways Records, 1977), 50 mins
written by Jamake Highwater, 1931-2001; produced by Verna Gillis, 1942- (Folkways Records, 1977), 50 mins
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The View from the End of the World: Live Interviews of Life in Prison with James Carr
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produced by Isaac Cronin (Folkways Records, 1975), 34 mins

James "Jimmy" Carr, founder of the Wolf Pack, an infamous prison gang in California during the 1960s, tells the story of life behind bars. Carr had unique experiences in the prison system as he was at seventeen still a juvenile and incarcerated in California’s oldest correctional facility. The incidents descri...

produced by Isaac Cronin (Folkways Records, 1975), 34 mins
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Huey!: Listen Whitey!
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(American Documentary Films, 1972), 58 mins

Huey P. Newton, one of the founding members of the Black Panther Party, was arrested in the late 1960s on charges of shooting a police officer.Huey! is a representation of the support Newton received from the Panthers and other members of the community during his trial.Listen Whitey! chronicles the reaction of...

(American Documentary Films, 1972), 58 mins
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Angela Davis Speaks
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(WABC-TV, 1971), 59 mins

This recording of Gil Noble’s WABC-TV program, "Like It is" features an exclusive interview with Angela Davis done by her lawyer, Margaret Burnham, while she was jailed in NY and awaiting trial on the case of the Soledad Brothers in 1971. The interview was arranged by the leading black newspaper at the time, Moh...

(WABC-TV, 1971), 59 mins
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From the Cold Jaws of Prison
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(Folkways Records, 1971), 41 mins

"What you will hear on this recording is a cry of a people for justice and human dignity. You don’t know what freedom is unless you’ve experienced the chains from which to break free." The poems and music presented on this album were written and compiled by African-American inmates and ex-inmates of three pr...

(Folkways Records, 1971), 41 mins
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