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Deadly deception : General Electric, nuclear weapons and our environment

Author: Debra Chasnoff; INFACT (Firm); Women's Educational Media, Inc.
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : INFACT, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Expose of the human and environmental effects of General Electric Company's nuclear weapons facilities. Plant workers have been poisoned by radiation and asbestos; neighboring homes have experienced cancers and birth defects. Shows the activists who are working to inform the public and stop the company's dangerous activities.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Short films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Debra Chasnoff; INFACT (Firm); Women's Educational Media, Inc.
OCLC Number: 24882928
Credits: Cinematographer, Fawn Yacker ; editor, Joan Lefkowitz ; narrator, Marilyn Pittman.
Performer(s): Marilyn Pittman.
Awards: Academy Award, 1991: Best documentary.
Description: 1 videocassette (29 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: General Electric, nuclear weapons and our environment
Responsibility: Women's Educational Media, Inc. ; produced and directed by Debra Chasnoff.

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Expose of the human and environmental effects of General Electric Company's nuclear weapons facilities. Plant workers have been poisoned by radiation and asbestos; neighboring homes have experienced cancers and birth defects. Shows the activists who are working to inform the public and stop the company's dangerous activities.

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Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons and Our Environment

(EMRO user published 2005-06-21 ) Very Good Permalink
Deadly Deceptions presents a fascinating look at the power of politics, business and image and the effects those things have on the environment. Ms. Chasnoff delivers a powerful, well-balanced documentary that remains relevant today. The film demonstrates the ability of grassroots campaigns...
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