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Blackside, Inc

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Works: 303 works in 1,013 publications in 1 language and 20,595 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos  Historical television programs  Personal narratives  Television programs  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Educational films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: E185.61, 323.4
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Most widely held works about Blackside, Inc
 
Most widely held works by Blackside, Inc
Eyes on the prize by Julian Bond( Visual )

252 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 6,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Bridge to Freedom 1965( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade of lessons is applied in the climactic and bloody march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. A major victory is won when the federal Voting Rights Bill passes, but civil rights leaders know they have new challenges ahead
Ain't gonna shuffle no more 1964-1972( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A call to pride and a renewed push for unity galvanize black America. World heavyweight champion Cassius Clay challenges America to accept him as Muhammad Ali, a minister of Islam who refuses to fight in Vietnam. Students at Howard University in Washington, D.C., fight to bring the growing black consciousness movement and their African heritage inside the walls of this prominent black institution. Black elected officials and community activists organize the National Black Political Convention in Gary, Indiana, in an attempt to create a unified black response to growing repression against the movement
Awakenings 1954-1956( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Individual acts of courage inspire black Southerners to fight for their rights: Mose Wright testifies against the white men who murdered young Emmett Till, and Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama
Fighting back 1957-1962( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States' rights loyalists and federal authorities collide in the 1957 battle to integrate Little Rock's Central High School, and again in James Meredith's 1962 challenge to segregation at the University of Mississippi. Both times, a Southern governor squares off with a U.S. president, violence erupts-and integration is carried out
Ain't scared of your jails 1960-1961( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black college students take a leadership role in the civil rights movement as lunch counter sit-ins spread across the South. "Freedom Riders" also try to desegregate interstate buses, but they are brutally attacked as they travel
Two Societies 1965-1968( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference work against housing segregation in Chicago and Detroit resulting in riots, violence and death. The program examines what the Kerner Presidential Commission calls "two societies"--One Black, one white
The Promised Land 1967-1968( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther King stakes out new ground for himself and the rapidly fragmenting civil rights movement. One year before his death, he publicly opposes the war in Vietnam. His Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) embarks on an ambitious Poor People's Campaign. In the midst of political organizing, King detours to support striking sanitation workers in Memphis, where he is assassinated. King's death and the failure of his final campaign mark the end of a major stream of the movement
Power! 1967-1968( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the ashes of the urban rebellions, blacks look for new ways to take control of their communities. This program explores the political path to power for Carl Stokes, the nation's first black mayor of a major city. It also describes the founding of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, Calif., and the struggle of black and Hispanic parents in Brooklyn, N.Y., to improve their children's education through community control of the schools
Malcolm X by William Strickland( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today."--Container
The time has come 1964-1966 by James A DeVinney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, the sense of urgency and anger in the black communities in the north is articulated by Malcolm X, a minister of the Nation of Islam. It shows his influence both within the civil rights movement and outside and the influence of his philosophy on the staff of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as they organize and issue the call for "Black power" in 1966 in Mississippi
The Great Depression by Mario M Cuomo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 7-part series on the Great Depression uses newsreels, archival photographs and footage, Hollywood films, and eyewitness accounts to re-create the time, from the end of the Roaring Twenties to the outbreak of the Second World War, when economic forces, political change, and social turmoil transformed the nation
No Easy Walk 1961-1963( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civil rights movement discovers the power of mass demonstrations as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. emerges as its most visible leader. Some demonstrations succeed; others fail. But the triumphant March on Washington, D.C., under King's leadership, shows a mounting national support for civil rights. President John F. Kennedy proposes the Civil Rights Act
Back to the Movement 1979-Mid 1980s( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two cities, one in the south, the other in the north. In Miami, Florida, viewers witness the destruction of a black community. In the North, we see how Harold Washington gets elected as Chicago's first black mayor
This far by faith : African-American spiritual journeys( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the African-American religious experience during the last three centuries from the early African slaves, through the Civil War, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, the Great Depression, the Civil Rights Era, and into the 21st century. Explores the struggle of African-Americans in their faith and how it became a force for social, political and cultural change in the United States
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) : Famous and lesser-known participants recount the remedies used to solve the problems of discrimination in schools and the workplace. For blacks and whites in Boston, court-ordered busing proves an unpopular means of integrating schools. Atlanta's first black mayor, Maynard Jackson pursues affirmative action to help combat the city's poverty rate. The Bakke Supreme Court case challenges affirmative action when a white man sues a university on grounds of "reverse discrimination". -- container
The Keys to the Kingdom 1974-1980( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1970s, antidiscrimination legal rights are put to the test. In Boston, some whites violently resist federal school desegregation orders; while, in Atlanta, their first Black mayor, Maynard Jackson, proceeds with affirmative action programs
A Nation of Law? 1968-1971( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize is the most critically acclaimed documentary on civil rights in America. Episode 12: Black activism is increasingly met with a sometimes violent and unethical response from local and federal law enforcement agencies. In Chicago, two Black Panther Party leaders are killed in a pre-dawn raid by police acting on information supplied by an FBI informant. In the wake of President Nixon's call to "law and order," stepped-up arrests push the already poor conditions at New York's Attica State Prison to the limit. A five-day inmate takeover calling the public's attention to the conditions leaves 43 men dead: four killed by inmates, 39 by police
America's new war on poverty : a reader for action( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time has come (1964-1966) : Malcolm X ... Stokely Carmichael ... "Black Power". After a decade-long cry for justice, a new sound is on the horizon: the insistent call for power. -- container
 
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