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Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt, Future of Democracy Abroad
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directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
Mrs Roosevelt and her guests consider the long-term spread and survival of democracy in the West and the underdeveloped countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America.
directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
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Shaping America: U. S. History to 1877, Lesson 15, A White Man's Democracy
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directed by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015, Dallas TeleLearning, in Shaping America: U. S. History to 1877, Lesson 15 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2001), 28 mins
A White Man's Democracy focuses on Andrew Jackson, the first president from west of the Appalachians, who mirrored the changing American society and became a symbol of the times. His decisions regarding nullification, the national bank, Indian removal and the limits of democracy are analyzed.
directed by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015, Dallas TeleLearning, in Shaping America: U. S. History to 1877, Lesson 15 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2001), 28 mins
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Freedom: A History of US, Episode 11, Safe for Democracy
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directed by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003; presented by Katie Couric, 1957-; produced by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003, Kunhardt Films, in Freedom: A History of US, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2003), 24 mins
With help from the Wright brothers' introduction of the airplane, the country begins to soar. Woodrow Wilson and America reluctantly join the fight in World War I, while on the home front, women at last get the right to vote. The twenties roar with new levels of personal freedom.
directed by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003; presented by Katie Couric, 1957-; produced by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003, Kunhardt Films, in Freedom: A History of US, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2003), 24 mins
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God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 3, Soul of a Nation and Of God and Caesar
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produced by Julie Powell, fl. 2010, David Espar, fl. 2010 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 1 hour 59 mins
For those who know that in America, religion matters, and for those who wish it didn't matter so much, comes GOD IN AMERICA, a sweeping history of how religious faith has shaped America. Interweaving documentary footage, historical dramatizations, and interviews with religious historians, this documentary serie...
produced by Julie Powell, fl. 2010, David Espar, fl. 2010 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 1 hour 59 mins
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Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal
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directed by Stephen Vittoria, fl. 1987; produced by Noelle Hanrahan, 1963-, Katyana Farzanrad, fl. 2003 and Stephen Vittoria, fl. 1987, Prison Radio and Street Legal Cinema (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2012), 2 hours

Before he was convicted of murdering a policeman in 1981 and sentenced to die, Mumia Abu-Jamal was a gifted journalist and brilliant writer. Now after more than 30 years in prison, Mumia is not only still alive but continuing to report, provoke, and inspire.

Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary is an inspiring po...

directed by Stephen Vittoria, fl. 1987; produced by Noelle Hanrahan, 1963-, Katyana Farzanrad, fl. 2003 and Stephen Vittoria, fl. 1987, Prison Radio and Street Legal Cinema (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2012), 2 hours
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 9
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 58 mins
For more than 25 years The Great Speeches Video series has allowed libraries and instructors to archive and preserve some of history's most influential addresses. Now your students can watch, in their entirety, these speeches breathing life and relevancy into our history and clearly demonstrating the power of...
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 58 mins
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God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 1, A New Adam and A New Eden
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directed by David Belton; produced by David Belton, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 2 hours
For those who know that in America, religion matters, and for those who wish it didn't matter so much, comes GOD IN AMERICA, a sweeping history of how religious faith has shaped America. Interweaving documentary footage, historical dramatizations, and interviews with religious historians, this documentary serie...
directed by David Belton; produced by David Belton, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 2 hours
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 5, Great Speeches 5
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 5 (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2005), 1 hour 29 mins

For more than 25 years The Great Speeches Video series has allowed libraries and instructors to archive and preserve some of history’s most influential addresses. Now your students can watch, in their entirety, these speeches breathing life and relevancy into our history and clearly demonstrating the power of...

produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 5 (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2005), 1 hour 29 mins
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God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 2, A Nation Reborn and A New Light
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directed by Sarah Colt, fl. 2010; produced by Sarah Colt, fl. 2010, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 1 hour 54 mins
For those who know that in America, religion matters, and for those who wish it didn't matter so much, comes GOD IN AMERICA, a sweeping history of how religious faith has shaped America. Interweaving documentary footage, historical dramatizations, and interviews with religious historians, this documentary serie...
directed by Sarah Colt, fl. 2010; produced by Sarah Colt, fl. 2010, in God in America: How Religious Liberty Shaped America, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2010), 1 hour 54 mins
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 10
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 59 mins
For over 25 years, The Great Speeches Video Series has proved an invaluable instructional tool for Speech Communicators. This program contains Barack Obama's "A More Perfect Union" speech; Ronald Reagan's "Tear Down This Wall!" speech; Hillary Clinton's 2008 DNC address; Michael Huckabee's 2008 RNC address; and...
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 59 mins
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