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American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1, Interview with Moses Newson, journalist, 1 of 2
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 41 mins
Moses Newson Interview about Emmett Till, an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at the age of 14 after reportedly flirting with a white woman.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 41 mins
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American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 2, Interview with Betty Pearson, Mississippi resident, 2 of 2
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 38 mins
Betty Pearson interview (continued) about Emmett Till, an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at the age of 14 after reportedly flirting with a white woman.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 38 mins
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Biography, Thurgood Marshall: Justice For All
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produced by Arden Ostrander and Eileen M. Lucas, ABCNews Productions, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 46 mins
As a civil rights lawyer in the forties and fifties, he turned the floor of the Supreme Court into his personal battleground. As a member of the court, he presided over some of the most influential decisions in American history. Thurgood Marshall grew up with a strong sense of right and wrong, and the courage to f...
produced by Arden Ostrander and Eileen M. Lucas, ABCNews Productions, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 46 mins
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The Color of Justice
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directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011, originally published 1970), 24 mins
Throughout our history, the African American's struggle for freedom has been linked to decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court. This documentary recounts the long and troubled judicial journey from the Dred Scott Decision in 1857 to Brown vs. the Board of Education in 1954.
directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011, originally published 1970), 24 mins
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American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6, Interview with William Winter, former Mississippi governor
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 36 mins
This video contains an interview with Gov. William Winter about Emmett Till, an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at the age of 14 after reportedly flirting with a white woman.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 36 mins
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American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6, Interview with Sen. David Jordan, Mississippi senator
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, WGBH Boston and Firelight Media; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 48 mins
Sen. David Jordan Interview about Emmett Till, an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at the age of 14 after reportedly flirting with a white woman.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, WGBH Boston and Firelight Media; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Season 15, Episode 6 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 48 mins
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A Child Shall Lead Them: The Desegregation of Nashville Public Schools, 1957
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produced by Magellan Press (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 23 mins
Eleven African-American first-grade children initiated the desegregation of previously all-white elementary schools in Nashville, Tennessee on Sept. 9 and 10, 1957. Nashville was one of the first cities in the South to act on the Supreme Court 1954 decision, Brown vs. The Board of Education. The film compares the...
produced by Magellan Press (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 23 mins
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50 Years Later - Brown v Board of Education (May 17, 2004)
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produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2004), 17 mins
This video, produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, is a discussion about the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case regarding whether or not its promise was realized.
produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2004), 17 mins
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American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1, Interview with John Herbers, journalist, 1 of 2
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 50 mins
John Herbers Interview about Emmett Till, an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at the age of 14 after reportedly flirting with a white woman.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media and WGBH Boston; interview by Stanley Nelson, 1955-, in American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till, Part 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 50 mins
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Hoxie: The First Stand
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directed by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012; produced by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 56 mins
Documents the first battle to implement the Brown vs. Board of Education school desegregation decision fought in the small, rural town of Hoxie, Arkansas.
directed by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012; produced by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 56 mins
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