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Title: Amiri Baraka Lecture presented at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst Special introduction by Dr. Amilcar Shabazz Guest introduction of Amiri Baraka by Professor John Bracey Primary speaker: Amiri Baraka Cameras: Jim Lescault Editor: Mel Mel Mooring Filmed in 2011
Topics: amiria baraka, umass amherst, poetry, amherst, amherst media, amilcar shabazz, john bracey
Community Audio
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Amina Baraka, People's Poet Pen World Voices @CooperUnion, April 30, 2017
Topics: Amina Baraka, People's Poet, Cooper Union, Pen World Voices
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Baraka, Amiri
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Second half of a class by Amiri Baraka on topics including black literature, Black Arts Movement, assassinations of the 1960's, colonialism, Jesse Jackson and the Rainbow Coalition, and a reading of the "Defeat Reagan" poem. (Continued from 84p003.)
Topics: New American Poetry, New York School, African American literature, poetry and race, Black Arts...
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Baraka, Amiri
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First half of a class by Amiri Baraka. He discusses Langston Hughes, the Harlem Renaissance, Negritude, indigenisme and black modernism. He covers Hughes's life and writings including "Red haired baby," "Montage of a dream defined," and his translations. Baraka also talks about Haitian indigenisme poets, negritude poets Leon Damas and Aime Cesaire, including Cesaire's "Notes on return to my native land." (Continued on 84P006)
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Baraka, Amiri
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First half of an Amiri Baraka lecture on various subjects including poetry as the basis of all writing, William Shakespeare, dub poets, the United States in Grenada, Brahma, Mark Twain, slave writing, African syntax, and critical realism. (Continues on 84p002.)
Topics: New American Poetry, New York School, African American literature, poetry and race
Community Audio
by ckut-amandla
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It has been 20 years since Chris Hani was assassinated. Gwen Schulman talks to Dan O'Meara, former long-standing member of the ANC and professor of political science at UQAM, about Chris Hani 's life, his profound contribution to the anti-apartheid struggle as the leader of the South African Communist Party, high-ranking ANC official and commander of the ANC's armed wing and the terrible impact of his killing.
Topics: South Africa, ANC, Chris Hani, Ckut, amandla, apartheid
Deep Dish TV
by DeeDee Halleck and Catherine Saalfield
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Anti-communism has been such a fixture of our conceptual landscape that many of us take it for granted. This film is lively compilation of clips from anti-communist propaganda films intercut with footage taken from an international conference at Harvard University in 1989. This show is an analytic and often humorous look at America's fear of red. Highlights of the tape include segments from a US propaganda film hosted by Ronald Reagan, Angela Davis on a network talk show discussing what...
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Deep Dish TV
by Deep Dish TV
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The People's Video Network's Latest work on the case of the imprisoned writer and radio producer, Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Topics: Mumia, Abu-Jamal, Civil Rights, Political Prisoners, Millions March, African American
Deep Dish TV
by Deep Dish TV
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Feminist home-girls offer an indestructible analysis of sex, class and gender attitudes in the Black and Latino communities as they inform the potential for cultural understanding and political liberation.
Topics: Feminist, Feminism, Gender, Sex, Class, Politics, Black, Latino
Deep Dish TV
by Deep Dish TV
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Part of the series: Behind Censorship: The Assault on Civil Liberties. Institutions of the dominant culture daily censor the voices and heritage of people of color in the USA through a process of acculturation and assimilation. Vibrant Voices examines the struggle of African-Americans and Native, Latino and Asian peoples for control of their heritage and communities.
Topics: Censorship, Civil Liberties, dominant culture, heritage, acculturation, assimilation, African...
FBI Files
by Federal Bureau of Investigation
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FBI file
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FBI Files
by Federal Bureau of Investigation
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FBI file via F.B. Eyes
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Alternative Views
by Frank Morrow
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Dr. Davis gives the history of rape, particularly in its relationship to slavery and subsequent black history. She tells us about some of the black women who have been prominent (but unknown in White mainstream) leaders in the struggle against rape and racism. She also analyzes the rather tenuous relationship of the black civil rights movement with the women's liberation movement in regard to the subject of rape. Finally, she points to the low incidence of rape in Eastern European countries and...
Topics: progressive media, alternative media, public access television, Frank Morrow, Doug Kellner, Austin...
Community Video
by Göran Olsson
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THE BLACK POWER MIXTAPE 1967-1975 mobilizes a treasure trove of 16mm material shot by Swedish journalists who came to the US drawn by stories of urban unrest and revolution. Gaining access to many of the leaders of the Black Power Movement Stokely Carmichael, Bobby Seale, Angela Davis and Eldridge C leaver among them the filmmakers captured them in intimate moments and remarkably unguarded interviews
Topics: Black Power, Angela Davis, Documentary, Found Footage, Politics
Community Video
by Hank and Jeb
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A Machinima series beloved by battlefield fans that was sadly removed from youtube
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Topic: Battlefield Machinima
Internet Talk Radio
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To: "Announcements" (announce@radio.com) From: "Internet Multicasting Service" (rtfm@radio.com) Station: Internet Multicasting Service Channel: Internet Town Hall Program: HarperAudio! Content: Lorraine Hansberry, "To Be Young, Gifted, and Black" On this segment of HarperAudio!, We present excerpts from Lorraine Hansberry’s play "To Be Young, Gifted and Black." In her writing, Hansberry drew heavily on her own experiences growing up on the south side of...
Topics: Internet Talk Radio, Harper Audio
Ourmedia
by Heidi Bachram
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Madaraka Nyerere, son of former President of Tanzania Julius Nyerere talks to Adam Ma'anit from the New Internationalist magazine for Pambazuka News. In London to relaunch the Arusha Declaration with the Global Women's Strike, the document is the foundation of socialist principles practiced by Nyerere's government. In this interview Madaraka explores the reasons why Nyerere's policies have been demolished by capitalism and the relevance of the his father's work for modern Africa and the women's...
Topics: Africa, social justice, human rights, rights, land, poverty, economy, globalisation, Julius...
Educational Films
by John Coltrane Quartet; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET Music by the John Coltrane Quartet Summary Explores the relationship of the Bla.k policeman to other blacks by interviewing those on both sides in New York City and Los Angeles. Points out that some see Black police officers as representing a white system badly in need of change while other Blacks accuse the Black cop of seeking only the instant authority that comes with a badge.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, African American police, Police-community relations, Civil rights,...
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Building Bridges over WBAI radio, 99.5FM with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Mon., January 13, 2014, 7 - 8 pm EST streaming @ www.wbai.org smartphone streaming @ http://stream.wbai.org *****************************. Amiri Baraka, In His Own Words â Presente! âThe attempt to divide art and politics is a bourgeois which says good poetry, art, cannot be political, but since everything is ⦠political, even an artist or work that claims not to have any politics is making a political statement by...
Topics: Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, affordable Health Care Act, Physiicians for a National Health...
Schlesinger Library - The Flo Kennedy Show
by Kennedy, Florynce
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Queen Mother Moore, December 10, 1985; guest host: Earl Pinto.
Topic: African American political activists, African American women, Television talk shows
University of California, San Diego, Library
by KPBS
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : MSS 131; 6:7 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by University of California, San Diego Libraries. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Deep Dish TV
by Lewis MacAdams and John Dorr
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Two of America's most gifted poets read from their work and talk about their respective paths, from the big city ghetto life to esteemed university professor and the struggle to create and maintain a personal politic. From a series of ten half-hour shows in which some of the greatest writers of our time, including two Nobel Laureates, challenge the assumptions of traditional realities. Series produced by Lewis MacAdams and John Dorr.
Deep Dish TV
by Lewis MacAdams and John Dorr
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Internationally acclaimed author Alice Walker talks about growing up poor in rural Georgia and the experiences that led her to become a writer. She also reads excerpts from her best known novel. Part of a ten half-hour shows in which some of the greatest writers of our time, including two Nobel Laureates, challenge the assumptions of traditional realities. Series produced by Lewis MacAdams and John Dorr.
Community Texts
by M. Braginsky, Y. Lukonin
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A 1965 Soviet work. Scanned by Alex Boykowich.
Topics: Colonialism, Uganda, Tanganyika, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Kenya, East African Federation
Deep Dish TV
by Marguerite Arnold
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While many American Jews oppose Israeli occupation of Palestine and the U.S. policy that sponsors it, public opposition in the U.S. has historically been muted. The Jewish Committee on the Middle East (JCOME), a new organization with supporters nationwide, has waged a public information campaign to call for Palestinian statehood and an end to U.S. subsidy of the occupation. This program looks at JCOME's evolution and explores how changing U.S. policy will be instrumental to peace and justice in...
Folkscanomy Politics: Political Systems, Government and Democratic Organization
by Max Eastman (ed.)
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The Liberator. Volume 1, Number 2 (April 1918). Max Eastman, editor. Published in USA prior to 1923, public domain. CONTENTS: Cover: "Miss Anita Loos," by Frank Walts. Max Eastman: Editorials. Ruth R. Pearson: "To Woodrow Wilson" (poem). Beulah Amidon, John Storrs, Hortense Flexner, Ruth Pickering, Helen Hoyt: Poetry. Max Eastman: "China's Paintings." Vladimir Lossieff (trans.): "The Terrorist" (fiction). "Residents of Tulsa": "Tulsa,...
Topics: Max Eastman, Crystal Eastman, Industrial Workers of the World, IWW, Socialist Party of America,...
Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
by Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
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Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:32 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** Puerto Rican Political Prisoner Carlos Alberto Torres Free After 30 Years In Prison with Carlos Alberto Torres A discussion with Carlos Alberto Torres, free from behind bars after 30 years. He was convicted of seditious conspiracy - conspiring to use force against the lawful authority of The United States over Puerto Rico. Torres was punished for being...
Topics: Puerto Rico, Puerto Rican Independence, Carlos Alberto Torres, imperialism, U.S. colonies, Lolita...
Building Bridges over WBAI radio, 99.5FM with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Mon., February 17, 2014, 7 pm EST *****************************. A Black History Month Special The Homecoming Tribute for The Action Figure, The Instrumentalist of Words, The Writer, The Master Teacher Amiri Baraka The Homecoming tribute of writer and revolutionary icon Amiri Baraka shut down a section of one of downtown Newarkâs main streets, dignitary style. African drummers flanked the entry to Newark Symphony Hall,...
Topics: Amiri Baraka, Larry Hamm, Woody King Jr. and Danny Glover, Saul Williams, Ras Baraka, Michael Eric...
Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
by Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
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Building Bridges and Housing Notebook Special over WBAI Radio, 99.5FM with Mimi Rosenberg, Ken Nash, Scott Sommer & Vajra Kilgour Mon., January 23, 7 â 9 pm EST ***************************** The Stunning Size and Scope of Women Across the Country Who Turn Out to Say âWe Wonât Go Backâ A Building Bridges and Housing Notebook Special: Highlights from the Historic Womenâs March in Washington D.C. "Welcome to your first day, we will not go away!" marchers in Washington chanted....
Topics: women's march on Washington, Trump Women's March Against
Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report National Edition Produced by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** âAnd The Walls Came Tumbling Downâ with Mumia Abu-Jamal, Angela Davis, Soffiyah Elijah, and Marc Lamont Hill Recalling in now its 41st year the Attica prison massacre of courageous prisoners who rose up against dehumanizing conditions, thousands came together to follow their lead and resist the burgeoning system of caging human beings. Insisting that solitary...
Topics: Mumia Abu-Jamal, Angela Davis, Soffiyah Elijah, Marc Lamont Hill, mass incarceration, solitary...
Educational Films
by Minerva film, A/S; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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Also known under the title Tanzania self reliance: the key to progress Edited version of the motion picture entitled Tanzania chooses her own way Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Shows Tanzania's app./ia metadata tanzaniaprogreation and the economic problems characteristic of all developing nations. Describes the idea of African socialism as a response to the challenge of development in terms of the pressures under which newly...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Socialism, Socialism
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by Mumia Abu Jamal
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Hinter diesen Mauern Burjes, Jule und Kieffner, Heike, BRD 1996, 70 Minuten,Filmsprache: Deutsch Jule Buerjes, geb. 1962 in Oldenburg, lebt und arbeitet in Köln und Heike Kleffner: Als wir mit den Planungen zu dem Film »Hinter diesen Mauern -- Mumia Abu Jamal und der lange Kampf um Freiheit« begannen, hatte Mumia gerade eine sehr intensive und bedrohliche Zeit hinter sich: Im Sommer 1995 war er aus dem Gefängnis SCI Huntingdon, in dem er die ersten 14 Jahre seiner Haftzeit mit wenigen...
Topics: "Mumia Abu Jamal": Todesstrafe: Rassismus, USA, "Bibliothek des Widerstands",...
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Race relations
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Explores the meaning of 'the Southern way of life.' Includes interviews with black and white citizens and shows scenes of segregated schools. Profiles a middle-aged man who has been unable to keep a job for five years due to an obsessive-compulsive condition. Explains that neurotics have reasons for performing ritual acts--even when they know the ritual is meaningless. Patient expresses his feelings about his symptoms, and his progress in therapy is shown. From the Disordered Mind series. R....
Topics: African Americans, African Americans
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Race relations
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Examines the civilization of ancient Africa and its significance to the American Negro. Shows that white historians ignore old civilizations of Africa below the Sahara. Explores this little - known past through art and pageantry. Features Ossie Davis.
Topic: Civilization
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Free at Last (1965) Examines early childhood education and its role in a school-oriented society. Considers the relationship between theories of education and learning and the changes in pedagogical techniques that have grown out of these theories.
Topics: African Americans, African Americans
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University
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Discusses the thesis that Russia's revolution is unfinished, since it has not yet come into harmony with the talents of the Russian people. Shows scenes of life in Russia today and presents interviews with leading persons in economics, medicine, science, children's literature and poetry
Topic: Revolution (Soviet Union : 1917-1921)
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 1 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Part 1: "Commentary of a Black Souther Busrider" by Rosa Parks Rosa Parks discusses her refusal to give up her seat to a white man & the resulting bus boycott in Montgomery, AL. April 1956 interview, from BB0566. Part 2: "We Want To Be Free" by Dorothy Dandridge Dorothy Dandridge speaking at a Freedom Rally at Wrigley Field, 26 May 1963, from BB4745a. Part 3: "The Negro In American Culture" by...
Topics: Rosa Parks, Dorothy Dandridge, Lorraine Hansberry
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives
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Disc 3 of a 9 disc set: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | "Blues, Legacies and Black Feminism" by Angela Davis Activist and author Angela Davis discusses several key early blues artists to illustrate how black women helped shape feminist historical traditions through their music. March 1998, Santa Monica, CA, from PZ0300.060.
Topic: Angela Davis
Pacifica Radio Archives
by Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium
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Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium presents "Say It LOUD: New Songs For Peace." The Polemic Consortium is Mark Torres, Gomez, Bulldog Music composed by Gomez and Bulldog Mixed and produced by Mark Torres 01. Ed Asner 02. I Want All of My Daughters to be Like Maxine Waters - Maxine Waters (D-CA), Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) 03. Damn Some Money - Muhammad Ali 04. Bin Bush - Michael Moore 05. Father Knows Best - Gore Vidal 06. The Problems Have A History - Tariq Ali 07....
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Topics: Ed Asner, Maxine Waters, Dennis Kucinich, Muhammad Ali, Michael Moore, Gore Vidal, Tariq Ali,...
Deep Dish TV
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Click to see Part 1: Visions of Freedom by Carla Leshne and Sasha Magee and the Critical Resistance Production Collective Outlines the growth of the prison industrial complex and the social and the social tradeoff being made to support it. It also looks at the repression industry in the context of the global economy. Interviews, music and commentary taped at the Critical Resistance Conference in Berkeley. With Angela Davis, Ramona Africa, Bruce Franklin, Christian Parent, Mike Davis, Joyce...
Deep Dish TV
by Pat Keeton, Pennee Bender, Ken Nash and Carol Anshien
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This showcase of public access labor programming covers some of the most important issues facing working people today: the demand for concessions, plant closings, health and safety issues, the impact of automation and computer technology, the status of women's work and solidarity with workers of Central America and South Africa. Alternative news, documentary, talk show and music video formats provide an insightful and creative examination of issues involving exploitation and livelihood seldom...
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Beaverbrook guest lecturer Angela Davis is an American political activist and university professor who was associated with the Black Panther Party for Self Defense and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. Today, Davis continues to work for racial and gender equality, gay rights, and prison abolition and is a popular public speaker, nationally and internationally. Thursday, October 1, 2009 6:00 PM to 8:00 PMRoom 132, Leacock Building, 855 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec
Topics: angela davis, venus collective, CKUT 90.3, serious black, mcgill, beaverbrook, oscar grant,...
Uprising Radio Archives
by Sonali Kolhatkar and Bipasha Shom
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On this episode of Uprising with Sonali: Cristina Mislan analyses breaking news of the day. Plus,Jonathan Ryan and Sameera Hafiz speak about migrant mothers and their hunger strike in a detention center in Texas. And, acclaimed author and activist Selma James discusses socialist cooperatives in Tanzania and the model that they represent for positive change all over the world.
Topics: report, ICIJ, Huffington Post, projects, World Bank, displaced, worldwide, Western, Kenya, mine,...
Deep Dish TV
by Sue Sende Cole
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Drawn from case histories of local cable access producers who have been censored, this program illustrates some limitations of cable access and the activist responses to defend it. Coordinating Producer: Sue Sende Cole (Austin, TX)
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by TheFinnishBolshevik
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Professor Furr's article: http://msuweb.montclair.edu/~furrg/research/mlg09/did_ussr_invade_poland.html Stalin Offered a anti-nazi front to France and Britain before the non-aggression pact with Germany http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/3223834/Stalin-planned-to-send-a-million-troops-to-stop-Hitler-if-Britain-and-France-agreed-pact.html Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kp5CU3OB2UU Uploader: TheFinnishBolshevik
Topics: Youtube, video, Education, Soviet Union (Country), Invasion Of Poland (Military Conflict), marx,...
Hearings held June 4-7, 1962
Topic: Communism
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Media Resources Center, University of California, Berkeley
by University of California, Berkeley, Office of Media Services
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Additional Title : California since the sixties: revolutions and counterrevolutions. Angela Davis, keynote address, 2/4/99 Series Title : California Studies Conference (11th: 1999: University of California, Berkeley) Description : Angela Davis comments on the social forces that cause so many Afro-Americans to spend time in prison and on the "anti-prison movement" which works for the reform of California prisons by bringing together political activists on the outside with prison...
Topics: californialightandsound, Prisons--California, Prisoners--California, African American...
Community Video
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A variety of documentary films that cover socialist Cuba's involvement in Angola's war for independence. Angola struggled successfully to liberated itself from the Portuguese Empire, but could not find peace due to the familiar machinations of the United States. The CIA used covert methods in Angola to sponsor a rebel movement against Angola's strongest and most popular political party, the socialist MPLA. The US went beyond simply creating trouble for Angolan government inside its borders; it...
Topics: Cuba, Angola, anti-imperialism, colonialism, Portugues Empire, CIA
Educational Films
by Wilber, Edwin L
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The events and personalities of 200 years of Black American history
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Slavery, Racism, African Americans, African Americans, Race...
Note : Speed of Part 1 slows down from 00:40:00 to 1:34:00. After this point, speed is normal. Description : Angela Davis is an American political activist involved in the Civil Rights Movement; Anthony Russo was an American researcher and whistleblower who helped Daniel Ellsberg release the Pentagon Papers. It is not clear if the SESPA (Scientists and Engineers for Social and Political Action) meeting took place in CA; there was a Berkeley chapter in 1972, and a western conference in 1973;...
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Blanche Wiesen Cook speaks with poet and novelist Audre Lorde (1934-1992) and Zala Chandler from the Coalition of Concerned Black Women on the recent US-led invasion of Grenada. Lorde reads an excerpt from Zami: A New Spelling of My Name - A Biomythography (Crossing Press, 1983, repress).
Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, GRENADA, Grenada -- Invasion, 1983, Lorde,...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
A speech by the activist Angela Davis (1944 - ) recorded at the University of Houston on April 2, 1973. The speech was part of the University of Houston World Issues Conference, "Age of Revolution: Agenda for the World," sponsored by the UH Student Association and the UH Program Council. Davis criticizes the American government's capitalist interests, applauds international revolutionary efforts such as armed struggle against colonialism, and calls for socialist revolution as the path...
Topics: Communists -- United States., Blacks -- Social conditions., Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne),...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
This is a recording of a press conference during which various community members from the Bay Area give statements opposing the Vietnam War and specifically the bombing of Hanoi on April 16, 1972, and then give information about the demonstration being held the next day, April 22, 1972, at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco. Larry Bensky is heard asking questions at start and finish of tape. Many speakers reference the National Liberation Front's Seven Point Peace Proposal. Includes statements from...
Topics: Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- California., Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements,...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
The American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982
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A few days after activist Angela Davis was found not guilty of all the charges against her, she spoke at the Embassy Auditorium in Los Angeles about her experiences in prison and her commitment to the prison movement. She explores the value of organizing in order to bring about prison reform, how both men and women are political prisoners, and the movement to abolish systemic oppression. She is introduced by Leo Branton, one of her attorneys. Davis' speech was recorded by Emil Freed of the...
Topics: Blacks -- Political activity., Prison reform., American Women Making History and Culture:...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Activist Dorothy Healey (1914-2006) offers an exploration of the revolutionary activities and philosophy of Rosa Luxemburg, the extraordinary German Jewish Communist leader.
Topics: Communists -- Biography., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Healey, Dorothy,...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Blanche Cook interviews Cathy Porter about her book "Alexandra Kollontai: a biography," about Kollontai (1872-1952), a female Russian Communist revolutionary who fought for workers and women's rights. Music ends abruptly at red leader.
Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Porter, Cathy, Kollontaï, A. (Aleksandra),...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Community Video
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Much of the history of the past 200 years revolved around a single idea. It was the vision that life could be lived in peace and brotherhood if only property were shared by all and distributed equally, eliminating the source of greed, envy, poverty and strife. This idea was called "socialism" and it was man's most ambitious attempt to supplant religion with a doctrine grounded on science rather than revelation. It became the most popular political idea in history. Its provenance was...
Topics: Socialism, Economy, Bolshevism, Fabianism, Leninism, Maoism, Marxism, collective ownership,...
This is a recording of Judy Simmons interviewing Audre Lorde during a late-night show on WBAI in New York. In this recording, Lorde reads selections out of her book The Black Unicorn, and the two women converse with listeners who call in to discuss poetry, differences between men and women, being African-American, and other topics. Possibly an episode of Simmons's program "On the real side," which aired on WBAI between 1979 and 1981. The end of the recording is cut off.
Topics: Lorde, Audre, Simmons, Judy Dothard, The black unicorn, Poems, African-American Women, American...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Community Video
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Documentario girato nei primi anni '90 sulla figura di Mumia Abu Jamal,segregato in carcere,ancor oggi nel 2013 per un delitto che quasi certamente non ha commesso
Topics: Mumia Abu Jamal, Usa, Prigioni, Carcere, Black Panthers
On April 12, 1974, Angela Davis gave a speech at the UCLA campus as a part of the University's Black Women's Spring Forum. Davis talked about the struggles and accomplishments of Black and other minority women in the U.S. and around the world. Topics discussed include civil rights, farm workers, Wounded Knee, and little known incidents confronted by Black and minority women, including forced sterilization.
Topics: Women -- Social conditions., Minorities -- United States., American Women Making History and...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
KPFA produced this biographical sketch of Huey P. Newton, co-founder of the Black Panther Party, compiled from audio clips from the Pacifica Radio Archives. Newton was murdered in West Oakland on August 22, 1989. The tape is introduced by Ginny Z. Berson. Clips include Newton's press conference at attorney Charles Garry's San Francisco office following his release on $50,000 bond; Newton speaking on June 2, 1970 from prison in San Luis Obispo, four days after the California State Court of...
Topics: Berson, Ginny Z., Huey P. Newton funeral / introduced by Ginny Z. Berson., Newton, Huey P., NEWTON,...
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Angela Davis speaks at Ebinezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA Includes report on the New Black Panthers http://atlanta.indymedia.org
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Angela Davis is interviewed by Samori Marksman, on program "Brunch", Saturday July 19, 1980. Davis was running for Vice President of the Communist Party. Topics include Israel, Palenstine, Zionism. Some phone calls included and leader edited. Some calls are cut but Davis' response is there.
Topics: Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Israel -- Foreign relations -- Middle East., Communist...
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'Now Is the Time' featured actors Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis doing in-studio readings from the passionate writings of American Negroes as cameras caught on-location illustrative and impressionistic films of Philadelphia Negroes. A unique anthology of American Negro attitudes from the earliest days of subservience to current times of heightened self-respect." Includes footage of a church service, elderly women, children playing, decayed apartment buildings, protest marches and rallies, lunch...
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Angela Davis - Eine Legende lebt Priemer, Christel und Weber, Ingeborg BRD 1998 ca. 79 Minuten Filmsprache: Amerikanisches Englisch, Deutsch Eine Dokumentation über den Lebensweg der afroamerikanischen Frau, die für die USA eine Zeit lang Staatsfeindin Nr. 1 war, die in Berkeley bei Herbert Marcuse und in Frankfurt am Main bei Max Horkheimer und Theodor W. Adorno studierte. Sie war eine zentrale Persönlichkeit und Aktivistin in der Black Panther Party, Wissenschaftlerin mit den Schwerpunkten...
Topics: Laika Verlag, Bibliothek des Widerstands, Edition Provo, Angela Davis, George Jackson, Black Panther
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Our beat is the labor front, broadly defined, both geographically and conceptually. We examine the world of work and workers on the job as well as where they live. We examine the issues that affect their everyday lives, with a particular sensitivity towards human rights abuses, environmental concerns and the U.S. drive for global domination. We record their global struggles and provide analysis of their efforts to empower themselves and transform society to provide greater democratic, human,...
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A panel discussion about Angela Davis (1944 - ) and her contributions to American society. The discussion centers around the furor over Davis' hiring at UCLA; the UC Regents had stripped her of her title owing to her political beliefs. Panelists includes Victor Wolfenstein, Professor of Political Science at UCLA and co-chairman of the Staff Committee to Free Angela Davis; Donald Kalish, Professor of Philosophy at UCLA and the faculty member who hired Davis; Franklin Alexander, co-chairman of...
Topics: Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982,...
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UNICOR demo, Bobby Castillo: former control unit prisoner, Maurice Bickham Freedom Party at WBAI, kNOw inJUSTICE rally: SF, Looking back at Attica, from Lock Down USA, New York three, Jean Stewart on Disabled Prisoners, Angela Davis and Pam Africa, Marcos Dominos
Bettina Aptheker discusses with Elsa Knight Thompson her reasons for being a Communist Party member, her experiences as a young woman, traveling in Europe, and various related subjects. Knight mentions that it has been a year since Sproul Hall and the FSM activities, and asks Aptheker to discuss where she thinks the student movement is now, how she feels about her election as one of the three student reps to the campus rules committee, and other current concerns.
Topics: Aptheker, Bettina, Free Speech Movement (Berkeley, Calif.), Communists -- California., Women --...
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Elsa Knight Thompson and U.C. Berkeley student movement leaders Mario Savio, Bettina Aptheker, Frank Bardacke, and Reese Erlich, discuss the report entitled "Culture of the University, Governance and Education: the Report of the Study Commission on University Governance" by the University of California, which describes the role of the students on campus. Broadcast on KPFA on February 7, 1968.
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Blanche Wiesen Cook interviews poet, essayist and civil rights activist Audre Lorde (1934-1992) about her new book, Zami: A New Spelling of My Name - A Biomythography (Persephone, 1982), from which she reads excerpts. Lorde and Cook discuss various scenes in the book, including Lorde's relationship with her mother, her process of becoming a reader, writer and poet, and her experiences with racism as a child and as an adult. Contains listener phone calls. (This program is different from...
Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lorde, Audre, African American women poets,...
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Ralph Abernathy and Angela Davis speak about an upcoming rally to be held in San Jose, CA on May 20, 1972. They also speak about the need for solidarity between anti-Vietnam groups in the fight. Originally a 2-part program, but part A is a duplicate of BC0763. BB5364B is now BB5364.
Topics: Abernathy, Ralph David., Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Angela Davis and Ralph Abernathy...
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