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John Kerry on How Washington Has Changed Since 1985
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(Bloomberg L. P., 2022), 1 min
U.S. Climate Chief John Kerry talks about how Washington has changed since he first arrived in 1985 as a senator. He's on "The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations." This was recorded Jan. 26 in Washington.
(Bloomberg L. P., 2022), 1 min
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American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6, Sandra Day O'Connor: The First
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directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998 and Connie Honeycutt, fl. 2011, 42nd Parallel Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 52 mins
For 191 years the U.S. Supreme Court was populated only by men. When Ronald Reagan nominated Sandra Day O’Connor as the first female justice in 1981, the announcement dominated the news. A pioneer who both reflected and shaped an era, in her 25 years as justice she was the swing vote in cases about some of the 2...
directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998 and Connie Honeycutt, fl. 2011, 42nd Parallel Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 52 mins
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American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 3, The Return
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directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 55 mins
The road back to civilian life can be uncertain. For some, there were ticker tape parades; for others, protests, anger and silence. Some veterans recall the confidence they brought home, while others remember thinking, "What am I going to do now?" Narrated by actor Wes Studi, Vietnam War veteran (National Guard) a...
directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 55 mins
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American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 4, The Reckoning
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directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 55 mins
"Those who went into the service and those who did not, we are two different realities," a veteran decides. But there are differences from vet to vet, too. Reflecting on their service, veterans ask how they and civilians can move America forward together. Narrated by J.R. Martinez, Army veteran, actor and motivati...
directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Veteran, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 55 mins
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The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song, Episode 2
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directed by Shayla Harris and Stacey Holman, fl. 1999; produced by Kevin Burke, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
Discover how the Black Church expanded its reach to address social inequality and minister to those in need, from the Jim Crow South to the heroic phase of the civil rights movement and the Black Church’s role in the present.
directed by Shayla Harris and Stacey Holman, fl. 1999; produced by Kevin Burke, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
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CNN Specials, Radical Rebellion: The Transformation of the GOP
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presented by Fareed Zakaria, 1964-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in CNN Specials (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2021), 44 mins
A Radical Rebellion is the story of what happened to the Republican Party - the roots of the reasons why so many Republicans have refused to accept a free and fair election, and why the GOP largely became the Trump Party. We tell the story of the formation of the Right-wing base, beginning in the 1960s, with the f...
presented by Fareed Zakaria, 1964-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in CNN Specials (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2021), 44 mins
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Crash Course US History, Ford, Carter, and the Economic Malaise
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in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 13 mins
In which John Green teaches you about the economic malaise that beset the United States in the 1970s. A sort of perfect storm of events, it combined the continuing decline of America's manufacturing base and the oil shocks of 1973 and 1979, and brought about an stagnant economy, paired with high inflation. Economi...
in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 13 mins
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Crash Course US History, George HW Bush and the End of the Cold War
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in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 13 mins
In which John Green teaches you about the end of the Cold War and the presidency of George H.W. Bush. It was neither the best of times, nor the worst of times. On the domestic front, the first president Bush inherited the relative prosperity of the later Reagan years, and watched that prosperity evaporate. That wa...
in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 13 mins
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Crash Course US History, The Reagan Revolution
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in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 14 mins
In which John Green teaches you about what is often called the Reagan Era. Mainly, it covers the eight years during which a former actor who had also been governor of the state of California was president of the United States. John will teach you about Reagan's election victory over the hapless Jimmy Carter, tax c...
in Crash Course US History (Crash Course US History, 2021), 14 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4, The Shirts on their Backs
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Kevin Burke, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc., McGee Media and WETA Productions, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the immigrant roots of actors Tony Shalhoub and Christopher Meloni, introducing ancestors who confronted inconceivable challenges almost entirely alone.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Kevin Burke, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc., McGee Media and WETA Productions, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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