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Black American Experience, Ida B. Wells: Crusader For Human Rights
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1993), 49 mins
CRUSADER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS. IDA B WELLS walked the long road from slavery to freedom and equality. Born 1862 in Holly Springs, Mississippi to parents who were former slaves, she rose to challenge and strongly condemned American lynching in the South. Her work as teacher, journalist and human rights activist brought...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1993), 49 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Writers: Chester Himes & Ralph Ellison
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 1 hour 15 mins
Chester Himes: This program is a moving portrait of a man who used his literary talents to vent his rage against an unjust society. Also, Ralph Ellison's ambitious journey from a childhood of hardship and poverty to celebrated African American writer is chronicled in this inspiring program.
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 1 hour 15 mins
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Black American Experience, Chester Himes: A Rage In Harlem, Internationally Acclaimed Writer
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 57 mins
Chester Himes born 1909 in Jefferson, Missouri into a middle class academic black family was an internationally acclaimed African American writer who created a violent and cynical picture of the black experience in America by writing about his encounters with racism. This program is a moving portrait of a man who...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 57 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Public Figures: Mary Mcleod Bethune & Shirley Chisholm
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour 19 mins
Mary McLeod Bethune: Follow her illustrious path from the cotton fields of the South to renowned public figure in education. Shirley Chisholm: Her legacy of political and social activism laid the foundation for the rise of women and Blacks in American politics.
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour 19 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Human Rights Crusaders: Ida B. Wells & Fannie Lou Hammer
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1999), 1 hour 19 mins
Ida B. Wells: A community organizer and grass roots leader who was a precursor of the modern Civil Rights movement. Fannie Lou Hamer: An inspiration to anyone who has ever faced oppression & a powerful reminder of what one individual is capable of achieving in the face of adversity. One of the true icons of the Ci...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1999), 1 hour 19 mins
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Black American Experience, Mary Mcleod Bethune: Champion For Education
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour
Mary Mcleod Bethune (1875-1955) was born the 15th of 17 children to former slaves in South Carolina. This inspiring program follows her illustrious path from the cotton fields of the South to renowned African American educator, leader of women, distinguished adviser to several American presidents including Frankli...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour
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Black American Experience, Dr. Daniel Hale Williams: First Black Heart Surgeon In America
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1997), 1 hour 14 mins
Daniel Hale Williams was an African American cardiologist that performed the first successful open heart surgery. He also founded Provident Hospital, the first non segregated hospital in the U.S. Dr. Williams was an extraordinary man of incredible talent and merit and his exceptional accomplishments are documented...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1997), 1 hour 14 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Men Of Medical Science: Dr. Daniel Hale Williams & Charles Drew
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1997), 1 hour 42 mins
Dr. Daniel Hale Williams: His notable achievements as a Cardiac Surgeon helped to revolutionize the field of medicine and humanize its practices. Charles Drew: The first Black surgeon to serve as an examiner on the American Board of Surgery.
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1997), 1 hour 42 mins
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Black American Experience, Charles Drew: Revolutionized Medical Science
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 59 mins
Charles Drew born 1904, was an African American physician and medical researcher who revolutionized the field of medicine with developments in blood work. Growing up in Washington, D.C., Drew excelled in everything he approached but his life and career ambitions always faced an upward battle due to the color of hi...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 59 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Activists: Paul Robeson & Richard Wright
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 1 hour 26 mins
Paul Robeson: One of the most talented performers of his time and a dedicated humanitarian who ultimately sacrificed fame and fortune for what he believed in. Richard Wright: A major influence on world literature and politics, who brought the Black Experience to the forefront of social discourse.
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1995), 1 hour 26 mins
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