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  • Rinku Sen: Speaking at the NCMR 2011

    Rinku Sen: Speaking at the NCMR 2011

    Rinku Sen is the president and executive director of the Applied Research Center (ARC) and publisher of ColorLines Magazine. She spoke at the National Conference for Media Reform in Boston on April 10.  

  • Tim Wise: Interview about His Life and Work

    Tim Wise: Interview about His Life and Work

    Tim Wise discusses his work and life with Christine Hudyma from the ODET office.

  • Paul Kivel: Wealth, Power, and Class

    Paul Kivel: Wealth, Power, and Class

     

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  • Paul Kivel: Interview on Access Reality

    Paul Kivel: Interview on Access Reality

    Host Barry Shapiro interviews Paul Kivel about his books, Men’s Work, Uprooting Racism, and Boys Will Be Men.  

  • Paul Kivel: You Call This a Democracy?

    Paul Kivel: You Call This a Democracy?

    Interview with Paul Kivel author of “You Call This a Democracy?: Who Benefits, Who Pays, and Who Really Decides?” recorded November 19, 2005 in Seattle.  

  • bell hooks: Ending Domination

    bell hooks: Ending Domination

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  • Dr. King: A Filmed Record – Montgomery to Memphis

    Dr. King: A Filmed Record – Montgomery to Memphis

    KING: A FILMED RECORD: MONTGOMERY TO MEMPHIS is history and is as relevant now as when it was originally conceived. It is also art. It is a biography of the non-violent civil rights movement, as well as a portrait of Martin Luther King, Jr. and a record of what he achieved. In this epic documentary nothing is contrived or reenacted; the authenticity and power of the visual images have the immediacy of the events recorded by the newsreel and television […]

  • Freedom Riders 2011 (PBS)

    Freedom Riders 2011 (PBS)

    FREEDOM RIDERS is the powerful harrowing and ultimately inspirational story of six months in 1961 that changed America forever. From May until November 1961, more than 400 black and white Americans risked their lives—and many endured savage beatings and imprisonment—for simply traveling together on buses and trains as they journeyed through the Deep South. Deliberately violating Jim Crow laws, the Freedom Riders met with bitter racism and mob violence along the way, sorely testing their belief in nonviolent activism.  

  • Malcolm X Documentary (1972)

    This 1972 documentary tribute to the life and work of the assassinated Black Muslim leader Malcolm X was poorly received at the time of its release. However, it has grown in importance as Malcolm’s place in African American history has grown. The backbone of the documentary is based on The Autobiography of Malcolm X. This documentary, made with the help of Malcolm’s wife Betty Shabazz, recounts the life and ideas of this controversial man. James Earl Jones, Ossie Davis and […]

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  • Slavery and the Making of America

    Slavery and the Making of America

    Here is a richly illustrated written history of slavery in America, presenting it largely through stories of the slaves themselves. Readers will discover a sharply nuanced look at American slavery, from the first Africans brought to British colonies in the early 17th century to the end of Reconstruction. With more than 100 illustrations, Slavery and the Making of America is a gripping account of the struggles against the iniquity of slavery.