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Z Video Productions

Overview
Works: 74 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 392 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference proceedings  Humor  History 
Classifications: E895, 303.625
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Most widely held works by Z Video Productions
The new war on terrorism a talk by Noam Chomsky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chomsky discusses the War on Terrorism in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Using U.S. actions against Nicaragua as a case in point, he submits that the U.S. and other powerful nations consistently engage in terrorist activities that they call "counter-terrorism." He suggests that U.S. policy should be to submit to international law and stop supporting terrorism
War, terrorism and the media a talk by Howard Zinn ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zinn explains why this current war is not against terrorism, but part of on-going U.S. foreign policy. He gives background and historical detail to illustrate his talk
Manufacturing consent in a time of war a talk by Noam Chomsky ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chomsky discusses the war on terrorism, media disinformation, Mideast politics, and U.S. foreign policy
Writing about revolution a talk by bell hooks ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hooks talks about her experiences writing for alternative publishers and for the mainstream. She reads from some of her work and discusses what it's like to write about race, gender, and class in a publishing world where mediocrity reigns in the marketplace
Women against wars, wars against women ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four women talk about wars on the Muslim countries and how they affect women. These women's talks encourage other women to fight for liberation of the oppression they are subject to
The more you watch the less you know a talk ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schechter has worked from (near the) top to the bottom and back again in mainstream and alternative media. In this video Schechter recounts with humor and style the ins-and-outs of mainstream media organization, culture, and practice, and then discusses possibilities for organizing from within mainstream media
Venezuela's Bolivarian revolution a documentary ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Via conversations with Venezuelans inside the government and out, this documentary chronicles a revolution in consciousness and the transformation of political structure, and economic, gender, and culture relations. Venezuela is at the center of dramatic changes throughout Latin America and the world. Understanding ongoing developments should be of paramount interest to anyone concerned with social change."
Latin american challenges to U.S. domination an interview with Noam Chomsky by Noam Chomsky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chomsky looks at Latin America and the Caribbean, which have historically been areas the U.S. has dominated. In the last decade, Chomsky asserts, Latin America has been moving toward independance from the U.S. and is being to integrate and demand control of their own resources
Taking down fences Imagining an alternative global economic crisis and Responding to current crises ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video contains three talks. First, Naomi Klein focuses on the anti-capitalist globalization movement. She is the author of No Logo and an activist in the anti-globalization and feminist movements. Second, Walden Bello presents his principles for a "deglobalization" movement, which would be based on decentralization, income and land distribution, equity, community preservation, new production and exchange structures and democratic decision-making. He is the director of Focus on the Global South in Bangkok and has written the books, Dark Victory and Siamese Tragedy. Third, in response to such crises as poverty, inequality, recession, environmental degradation, military imperialism after September 11, transnational corporations dominance, Susan George urges financing of the end of poverty, increasing participatory democracy, enacting international human rights law and reining in corporations. She is the associate director of the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam and vice-president of ATTAC France. Her books include The Lugano Report, Boomerang, Food for Beginners and How the Other Half Dies
19/20 echoes of a rebellion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the Argentinian revolt of December 19-20, 2001 through interviews and news footage. Explores alternatives to the neoliberal economic policies that provoked the revolt
I read about my death in Vogue magazine a feminist satire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Videorecording of play satirizing the supposed "death" of the women's movement as announced in the mainstream media
Imminent crises a talk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noam Chomsky discusses the war in Iraq, U.S. foreign policy, democracy, and the environment
We own the world by Noam Chomsky ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noam Chomsky examines U.S. governmental and corporate elite policies over the years. He argues that these policies violate laws, involve imperialist designs, and include killing of innocent civilians on a mass scale
Participatory economics ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert's presentation outlines the values of an alternative economy: solidarity, self-management, diversity, equity, and efficiency (in a progressive sense of the word). Albert describes the kind of structures that could implement these values
How capitalism underdeveloped Black America a talk by Manning Marable ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film of a speech by African American author Manning Marable, based on his book of the same title
Independent media versus the corporate media a talk ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amy Goodman, host of the satellite television program and syndicated radio show, Democracy Now!, discusses the development and current state of corporate media vis-a-vis the exciting rise of media alternatives. Her story is one of persistence, resistance, and hope for breaking through the media monopoly. Details the many ramifications of U.S. foreign and domestic policies
Stopping a war, building a movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alternative media in a time of war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The corporate theft of water a talk by Maude Barlow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The media makes the world a Left Forum panel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panelists reveal the various machinations of the mainstream media, including its lack of coverage of healthcare, its controlled coverage of the U.S. war on Iraq, and the lack of intelligent/critical reporting of the huge inequalities inherent in capitalism. They also point out the problems of distribution while also praising the many efforts of the alternative media
 
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