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Skin deep : the fight against legislated racism

Author: Marian MarzynskiAlfre WoodardJohn ForsytheWGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)WGBH Video (Firm)All authors
Publisher: South Burlington, VT : WGBH Boston Video, ©1999.
Series: People's century
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Segregation, discrimination, prejudice, bigotry and hatred - in the 1960's, America did not seem like a place where "all men are created equal." This dangerous racial climate would soon explode in a flurry of boycotts, activism and violent rebellion. And America wasn't the only country facing racial strife. South Africa's oppressive apartheid laws mandated separation, creating two unequal societies under one flag.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marian Marzynski; Alfre Woodard; John Forsythe; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WGBH Video (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 1578071720 9781578071722
OCLC Number: 319887764
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: "1948-1994" -- Container.
Originally shown on PBS television series, People's century.
Credits: Camera, Brian Dowley, Ian Kennedy, Joe Vitagliano ; editor, Harlan Reiniger, Andrea Williams ; music, Ray Loring, Zbigniew Preisner.
Performer(s): Narrators, John Forsythe and Alfre Woodard.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: People's century
Other Titles: Fight against legislated racism
People's century (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of WGBH Boston and BBC ; produced and directed by Marian Marzynski ; executive producer, Zvi Dor-Ner.

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Segregation, discrimination, prejudice, bigotry and hatred - in the 1960's, America did not seem like a place where "all men are created equal." This dangerous racial climate would soon explode in a flurry of boycotts, activism and violent rebellion. And America wasn't the only country facing racial strife. South Africa's oppressive apartheid laws mandated separation, creating two unequal societies under one flag.

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