Lalee's Kin 2001 Documentary 0    0

LaLee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton has two storylines, both of which show the impoverished life of residents in the American South. The documentary draws the connection—a vicious cycle—between pove...

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African American History in the Lowcountry 0    0

Part I of a series. In "When Kings Became Slaves," historians Florida Yeldell and David Drayton explore the rice culture in America, and the burgeoning slave trade it...

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Netanyahu at War (full film) | FRONTLINE 0    0

An inside look at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s political rise and his combative relationship with past U.S. presidents. This journalism is made possible by viewers like you. Suppor...

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The History of Civil Rights In The USA - Awakenings, 1954 19... 0    0

The reality of Jim Crow/Black codes law on the everyday life of the African American. Remember, pressure makes Diamonds.

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Ain't Scared of Your Jails | 1960–1961 (America's Civil Ri... 0    0

Ain't Scared of Your Jails (1960-1961) Black college students take a leadership role in the civil rights movement as lunch counter sit-ins spread across the South . Produced by Blackside, Eyes on ...

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One Tenth of a Nation (1954) | Parade Of Progress 0    0

This film series highlights the contributions of African Americans to their communities and the nation. Events and achievements highlighted in this film were: recent political appointments of African ...

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Lord Thing (1970, DeWitt Beall) 0    0

LORD THING (1970, DeWitt Beall, 16mm., Color, Sound, 52 min.; found in Chicago Film Archives’ DeWitt Beall Collection http://www.chicagofilmarchives.org/collections/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/obje...

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The Corner, (1963) 0    0

New 16mm restoration (thanks to a grant from the National Preservation Foundation)! A documentary presentation from the point of view of the Vice Lords, a group of boys on Chicago's West Side,...

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What CAUSED African Americans to Leave the South? (The Great... 0    0

An explanation about why Africans Americans migrated from the South to Northern cities during the early part of the 20th century and it's cause and effect. The First Great Migration, sometimes know...

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Talking Black In America 0    0

TALKING BLACK in AMERICA follows the unique circumstances of the descendants of American slaves and their incredible impact on American life and language. Speech varieties from the African American co...

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The Reconstruction Era (Documentary) 0    0

The Reconstruction era was a period in American history following the American Civil War (1861–1865); it lasted from 1865 to 1877 & marked a significant chapter in the history of civ...

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African Millionaires in America 0    0

The American dream is the main reason why, for centuries the United States of America has been the number one destination for generations of immigrants. During all these years each immigrant, hitting ...

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1972-73 SPECIAL REPORT: 554 BLAXPLOITATION FILMS 554 0    0

Blaxploitation or blacksploitation is an ethnic subgenre of the exploitation film, emerging in the United States during the early 1970s. Blaxploitation films were originally made specifically for an u...

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The Legend Pam Grier Talks Family History, Her Career, Richa... 0    0

Pamela Grier is an American actress. Grier became known in the early 1970s for starring in a string of women in prison and blaxploitation films such as The Big Bird Cage (1972), Coffy (1973), Foxy Bro...

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The Savings and Loan Banking Crisis: George Bush, the CIA, a... 0    0

The savings and loan crisis of the 1980s and 1990s (commonly dubbed the S&L crisis) was the failure of about 747 out of the 3,234 savings and loan associations in the United States. Ab...

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Ida B. Wells: A Chicago Stories Special Documentary 0    0

There are few Chicago historical figures whose life and work speak to the current moment more than Ida B. Wells, the 19th century investigative journalist, civil rights leader, and passionate suffragi...

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