Frank, Barney 1940-
Most widely held works about Barney Frank
Most widely held works by Barney Frank
Inside job ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,816 libraries worldwide
Provides an analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008. At a cost of over $20 trillion, it caused millions of people to lose their jobs and homes in the worst recession since the Great Depression and nearly resulted in a global financial collapse. Through exhaustive research and extensive interviews with key financial insiders, politicians, journalists, and academics, this film traces the rise of a rogue industry which has corrupted politics, regulation, and academia.
Speaking frankly : what's wrong with the Democrats and how to fix it by Barney Frank ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
The author, a liberal Democratic representative, analyzes the reasons for the party's problems in national elections since 1968, and suggests strategies for electing a Democratic president.
Outrage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Reveals politicians who lobby for anti-gay legislation while leading secret lives, the double standards the media sets for these politicians, and the harm inflicted. Includes analysis from Congressman Barney Frank, former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey, activist Larry Kramer, and others.
After Stonewall from the riots to the millennium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
In 1969 the police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City's Greenwich Village, leading to three nights of rioting by the city's gay community. With this outpouring of courage and unity the Gay Liberation Movement had begun. Chronicles the history of lesbian and gay life from the riots at Stonewall to the end of the century. Captures the hard work, struggles, tragic defeats and exciting victories experienced since then. It explores how AIDS literally changed the direction of the movement.
Positively gay : new approaches to gay and lesbian life ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Disconnected politics, the press and the public ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A panel discussion focusing on the current state of the press coverage in its role to inform the public and to reflect the public's concerns especially in view of the election process.
Liberty and security in an age of terrorism ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
This Fred Friendly Seminar explores the balance between national security and civil liberties in the post September 11 world. The moderator presents a hypothetical scenario to the panelists to begin discussions of: the USA PATRIOT Act, surveillance of suspects, closed detention hearings, demands for student information, and what constitutes an enemy combatant.
Gay marriage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Ted Koppel moderates a debate about gay marriage and its legal ramifications.
Let's get Frank ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A biography of politician Barney Frank, a Democratic representative from Massachusetts and one of the few openly gay politicians in America.
Stonewall the making of a gay and lesbian community ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Disc 1, Before Stonewall: Chronicles through interviews and historical footage the social, political and cultural history of homosexuality in America from the 1920s through 1969. Covers many of the milestones in the fight for gay acceptance and equal rights, culminating in the 1969 riots following the police raid on the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City's Greenwich Village.
Privacy and security on the eve of the millennium ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
This program centers on technology and the struggle for privacy. The dialogue addresses government actions, such as background checks and fingerprinting, Megan's law, regulation of the Internet, the encryption of privileged information, and whether these actions are advisable, effective or even constitutional.
Rhetorical highlights from the impeachment of Bill Clinton ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Examines the legislative impeachment of Bill Clinton through step-by-step documentary film of the impeachment process including questioning of witnesses, testimony by Representatives of the House and Senate and lawyers as the impeachment process is debated in the House, the Senate trial, and the final vote tally.
The price of politics electing our leaders ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Does the current electoral system undermine the democratic process envisioned by America's founding fathers? This seminar delves into the political concerns of the fictional town of New Crossroads. Issues under scrutiny are campaign finance reform, adherence to campaign platforms, Congressional term limits, the influence of lobbies and the media's role in the political process.
That delicate balance II--Our Bill of Rights Equality and the individual ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Fred Friendly hosts this series on the Bill of Rights and its effect on the United States. This program explores the problems of racial imbalances in public institutions, the constitutionality of all-black-male public schools, and other issues from the current political debate.
Frank talk : the wit and wisdom of Barney Frank by Barney Frank ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Gay marriage and the Constitution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Ted Koppel moderates a debate about gay marriage and its legal ramifications.
Your court system and you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Massachusetts representative Barney Frank explores and explains the American judicial system.
On the brink : inside the race to stop the collapse of the global financial system by Henry M Paulson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson's first-person account of the key decisions that had to be made with lightning speed as he stood at the epicenter of the world's most cataclysmic financial crisis since the Great Depression.
Let's get Frank The trials and tribulations of Rep. Barney Frank ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The story of one of America's most loved and outspoken politicians - Barney Frank. With insight into modern politics, gay life, and political hypocrisy.
City government by Barney Frank ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
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Frank, Barnett, 1940-