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Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels
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directed by Tony Buba, 1944-; produced by Marcus Rediker, 1951- (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh, 2014), 56 mins
This documentary chronicles the journey of author Marcus Rediker as he retraces the path of the brave Africans who rebelled against their captors and seized the slave schooner Amistad in 1839, leading to a watershed US Supreme Court decision that sparked Abolitionist action leading to the Civil War. Based on Red...
directed by Tony Buba, 1944-; produced by Marcus Rediker, 1951- (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh, 2014), 56 mins
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What Are We Fighting For?
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written by Mary McLeod Bethune, 1875-1955, in Mary McLeod Bethune Papers, of Amistad Research Center (Box 1, Folder 29, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana) (New Orleans, LA) (1942) , 2 page(s)
written by Mary McLeod Bethune, 1875-1955, in Mary McLeod Bethune Papers, of Amistad Research Center (Box 1, Folder 29, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana) (New Orleans, LA) (1942) , 2 page(s)
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8, John Legend / Wanda Sykes / Margarett Cooper
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produced by Jack Youngelson, fl. 1996-2014, Jesse Sweet, fl. 2000-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, John Maggio, fl. 2001-2012, Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015 and Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2012), 56 mins
Most African Americans struggle to trace their ancestors beyond Emancipation; slavery erased names and family ties with brutal efficiency. But what about the descendants of the handful of free black people who evaded bondage during that terrible time? Musician John Legend and comedian Wanda Sykes discover the extr...
produced by Jack Youngelson, fl. 1996-2014, Jesse Sweet, fl. 2000-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, John Maggio, fl. 2001-2012, Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015 and Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2012), 56 mins
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Third Nation Interrupted
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written by Michael Dear, fl. 2013; in Why Walls Won't Work: Repairing the U.S. Mexico Divide (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013, originally published 2013)
Why Walls Won't Work is a sweeping account of life along the United States-Mexico border zone, tracing the border's history of cultural interaction since the earliest Mesoamerican times to the present day. As soon as Mexicans, American settlers, and indigenous peoples came into contact along the Rio Grande in the...
written by Michael Dear, fl. 2013; in Why Walls Won't Work: Repairing the U.S. Mexico Divide (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013, originally published 2013)
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PANEL CONSISTING OF HON. CARL FRAZIER, CHAIRMAN, BURT LAKE BAND OF OTTAWA AND CHIPPEWA INDIANS: HON. D.K. SPRAGUE, CHAIRMAN, GUNN LAKE BAND OF POTAWATOMI INDIANS: HON. WILLIAM CHURCH, SECRETARY OF STATE, GUNN LAKE BAND OF POTAWATOMI INDIANS: GARYSHAWA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, BURT LAKE BAND OF OTTAWA AND CHIPPEWA INDIANS : PHIL ALEXIS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CONFEDERATED HISTORIC TRIBES, INC.: AND,  JAMES KEEDY, ESQ., MICHIGAN INDIAN LEGAL SERVICES
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This printed government document focuses on the bill, H. R. 2376, a bill to reaffirm and clarify the federal relationships of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians as distinct federally recognized Indian tribes, and for other purposes. Document also includes hearing...
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