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PBS NewsHour, Civil Rights Pioneer Ruby Bridges On Activism In The Modern Era
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produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2021), 17 mins
In the 1960s, Ruby Bridges became the first African-American student to integrate into an entirely white public school system in New Orleans. She joins Charlayne Hunter-Gault, who followed in Bridges' footsteps 60 years ago and desegregated the University of Georgia along with Hamilton Holmes, to discuss racism an...
produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2021), 17 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Following The Way Of Love Through Divisions, Upheaval And Uncertainty
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Judy Woodruff, 1946-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 9 mins
The Most Rev. Michael Curry is the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church of the U.S. His latest book "Love is the Way: Holding Onto Hope in Troubling Times," reveals how love fueled his journey from descendant of slaves to the top position in a predominantly white church. He joins Judy Woodruff to discuss how l...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Judy Woodruff, 1946-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 9 mins
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Essential Stories Film Festival Archive, Part 1
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produced by Documentary Film Institute, in Essential Stories Film Festival Archive (San Francisco, CA: Documentary Film Institute, 2020), 46 mins
This video features different films from “Essential Stories” Online Film Festival from a line-up of filmmakers documenting their experiences of this new, 2020 reality — one that is influenced by COVID-19 as well as various social justice movements. Essential perspectives are those that are unique to one's po...
produced by Documentary Film Institute, in Essential Stories Film Festival Archive (San Francisco, CA: Documentary Film Institute, 2020), 46 mins
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Essential Stories Film Festival Archive, Part 2
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produced by Documentary Film Institute, in Essential Stories Film Festival Archive (San Francisco, CA: Documentary Film Institute, 2020), 52 mins
This video features different films from “Essential Stories” Film Festival from a line-up of filmmakers documenting their experiences of this new, 2020 reality — one that is influenced by COVID-19 as well as various social justice movements. Essential perspectives are those that are unique to one's position...
produced by Documentary Film Institute, in Essential Stories Film Festival Archive (San Francisco, CA: Documentary Film Institute, 2020), 52 mins
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John Lewis: Good Trouble
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directed by Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015; produced by Erika Alexander, Arnon Bentovim, fl. 2015, Laura Michalchyshyn, fl. 1996 and Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015, AGC Studios, CNN Films and Color Farm Media; performed by Elijah Cummings, 1951-, Anthony Johnson, fl. 1982-2015 and Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1947- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2020), 1 hour 38 mins
An intimate account of legendary U.S. Representative John Lewis’ life, legacy and more than 60 years of extraordinary activism. After Lewis petitioned Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to help integrate a segregated school in his hometown of Troy, Alabama, King sent “the boy from Troy” a round trip bus ticket to me...
directed by Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015; produced by Erika Alexander, Arnon Bentovim, fl. 2015, Laura Michalchyshyn, fl. 1996 and Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015, AGC Studios, CNN Films and Color Farm Media; performed by Elijah Cummings, 1951-, Anthony Johnson, fl. 1982-2015 and Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1947- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2020), 1 hour 38 mins
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MLK/FBI
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directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; composed by Gerald Clayton, 1984-; produced by Benjamin Hedin, fl. 2016, Tradecraft Films LLC (Sausalito, CA: Film Platform, 2020), 1 hour 46 mins
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as an American hero: a bridge-builder, a shrewd political tactician, and a moral leader. Yet throughout his history-altering political career, he was often treated by U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies like an enemy of the state. In this virtuosic film, award-wi...
directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; composed by Gerald Clayton, 1984-; produced by Benjamin Hedin, fl. 2016, Tradecraft Films LLC (Sausalito, CA: Film Platform, 2020), 1 hour 46 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How This Year's Antiracism Protests Differ From Past Social Justice Movements
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produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Peniel E. Joseph and Amna Nawaz, 1979-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 9 mins
Philadelphia protests over the killing of Walter Wallace Jr. represent only the latest in a year of nationwide demonstrations against racism and police violence. The ongoing movement has captured attention and provided political fodder -- but it also reflects a long American history of organizing against injustice...
produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Peniel E. Joseph and Amna Nawaz, 1979-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 9 mins
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My Political Journey: Jamaica’s Sixth Prime Minister
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written by P. J. Patterson, 1935- (Kingston, Kingston Parish: University of the West Indies Press, 2019), 479 page(s)
My Political Journey: Jamaica’s Sixth Prime Minister is P.J. Patterson’s account of his time as an active and successful participant in the political and social development of Jamaica and the Caribbean from the mid-1950s well into the early 2000s. He was widely regarded as a master political strategist and uni...
written by P. J. Patterson, 1935- (Kingston, Kingston Parish: University of the West Indies Press, 2019), 479 page(s)
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Remembering Emmett Till
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produced by Veda Shastri, fl. 2010 and Audra Burch, fl. 2017, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2019), 8 mins
In this virtual reality documentary, we explore how the Mississippi towns where Emmett Till’s murder took place more than six decades ago are trying to memorialize him.
produced by Veda Shastri, fl. 2010 and Audra Burch, fl. 2017, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2019), 8 mins
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While I Breathe, I Hope
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directed by Emily Harrold, fl. 2012; produced by Diane Robertson, fl. 2018, Emily Harrold, fl. 2012, Lauren Franklin, fl. 2010 and Xuan Vu, fl. 2012 (New York: Lynnwood Pictures, 2019), 1 hour 11 mins
While I Breathe, I Hope is a feature documentary film that explores what it means to be young, Black, and Progressive in the American South through the experiences of South Carolina Politician Bakari Sellers.
directed by Emily Harrold, fl. 2012; produced by Diane Robertson, fl. 2018, Emily Harrold, fl. 2012, Lauren Franklin, fl. 2010 and Xuan Vu, fl. 2012 (New York: Lynnwood Pictures, 2019), 1 hour 11 mins
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