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Democratic promise : Saul Alinsky and his legacy

Author: Alec BaldwinBob HerculesBruce OrensteinIndependent Television Service.Media Process Educational Films.All authors
Publisher: [Seattle, Wash.] : Indieflix, [2007?], ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Legendary organizer Saul Alinsky led the movement to empower disenfranchised communities through collective action. His life influenced the struggles for civil rights, the farm workers movement and redefined the very nature of political protest. This film examines Alinsky's life and influence through work being done by two contemporary people's organizations.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Biography
Documentary films
History
Named Person: Saul David Alinsky; Saul David Alinsky; Saul David Alinsky
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alec Baldwin; Bob Hercules; Bruce Orenstein; Independent Television Service.; Media Process Educational Films.; Chicago Video Project.; Indieflix (Firm)
OCLC Number: 220956813
Notes: Originally produced in 1999.
Credits: Photography, Keith Walker ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz ; editors, Cary Stauffacher [and others] ; narrator, Alec Baldwin.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Other Titles: Saul Alinsky and his legacy
Responsibility: a film by Bob Hercules and Bruce Orenstein ; produced, directed & written by Bob Hercules & Bruce Orenstein ; produced in association with the Independent Television Service ; produced by Media Process Educational Films & Chicago Video Project.

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Legendary organizer Saul Alinsky led the movement to empower disenfranchised communities through collective action. His life influenced the struggles for civil rights, the farm workers movement and redefined the very nature of political protest. This film examines Alinsky's life and influence through work being done by two contemporary people's organizations.

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