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González, Juan 1947-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 119 publications in 5 languages and 5,230 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Fantasy films  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Host, Interviewer, Editor
Classifications: E184.S75, 973.0468
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Most widely held works about Juan González
 
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Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America by Juan González( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 2,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes chapters on Puerto Ricans, Mexicans, Cubans, Dominicans, Central Americans in general, Colombians, and Panamanians
News for all the people : the epic story of race and the American media by Juan González( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is a new, sweeping narrative history of American news media that puts race at the center of the story. From the earliest colonial newspapers to the Internet age, America's racial divisions have played a central role in the creation of the country's media system, just as the media has contributed to--and every so often, combated--racial oppression. News for All the People reveals how racial segregation distorted the information Americans received from the mainstream media. It unearths numerous examples of how publishers and broadcasters actually fomented racial violence and discrimination through their coverage. And it chronicles the influence federal media policies exerted in such conflicts. It depicts the struggle of Black, Latino, Asian, and Native American journalists who fought to create a vibrant yet little-known alternative, democratic press, and then, beginning in the 1970s, forced open the doors of the major media companies."--Jacket
Fallout : the environmental consequences of the World Trade Center collapse by Juan González( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Within days of the September 11th attack in New York City, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Christie Whitman, together with Rudy Giuliani, reassured New Yorkers that air "contaminants are either not detectable or are below the Agency's concern levels." In fact, EPA tests taken at the time showed high concentrations of toxic materials in the air downtown, including asbestos, dioxins, and heavy metals. Con Edison and the Port Authority revealed--two months after the attack--that nearly 200,000 gallons of diesel fuel and transformer oils, much of it contaminated with low-level PCBs, had escaped beneath Ground Zero. And independent measurements of indoor air, widespread because the agency declined to test private buildings, showed astronomically higher readings. Journalist Juan Gonzalez argues that public officials misled New Yorkers about the real dangers of toxic contamination after September 11. Their failure may have profound effects on the long-term health of New Yorkers and the reputation of the ex-mayor
Roll down your window : stories of a forgotten America by Juan González( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan Gonzalez, described by the Village Voice as "the most radical person in the above-it-all world of New York daily journalism," is a reporter who takes as his beat the streets and projects of America's inner cities and the barrios across its southern borders. In these passionate and vivid despatches, he reports from the frontline of a social crisis which stretches from New York to Los Angeles, across the Rio Grande to Mexico's maquiladoras, through to Haiti, Honduras and Cuba. Written not just about the ghetto, but from it, Gonzalez's stories portray workers on strike, refugees on the run, owners on the make and a journalist on the case. Together they bring us face to face with "human beings whose tragedies illuminate the landscape of a forgotten America."
Valley of Tears( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents the 1979 "Onion Strike" that occurred in Texas when the onion pickers protested their low wages and poor working conditions. The farmers refused the worker's demands, eventually deciding to either sell their property or purchase automated picking equipment. This was a devastating decision for the workers, farmers, and community
Poison dust : a Depleted Uranium Education Project( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the dangers of radioactive Depleted Uranium Weapons on civilians and our troops. Soldiers who thought they came home safely from the war but didn't. Birth defects of their newborn children that parallel those in Iraqi children. Weaving stories of young veterans with interviews with former U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark, New York Daily News reporter Juan Gonzalez, noted nuclear physicist Dr. Michio Kaku, Dr. Rosalie Bertell, Dr. Helen Caldicott and Major Doug Rokke - the former U.S. Army DU Project head
Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America by Juan González( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweeping history of the Latino experience in the United States
The parish of San Germ'an de Auxerre in Puerto Rico, 1765-1850 : patterns of settlement and development by Juan González( )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cien años de sociedad : los 98 del Gran Caribe( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visiones : Latino art and culture( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures contemporary Latino artists in the United States reinventing rich traditions and creating new art forms that challenge, provoke and entertain
The other America : true stories of the Latino experience by Juan González( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

January 16, 2003( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bush Says Affirmative Action Is Divisive, Unfair and Unconstitutional: White House Plans to File a Supreme Court Brief ; Live to the FCC Hearings in New York: With FCC Chair Michael Powell, Dissident FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, AFTRA President John Connolly & more."
Miguk nat'inoŭi yŏksa = Harvest of empire by Juan González( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Korean and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes chapters on Puerto Ricans, Mexicans, Cubans, Dominicans, Central Americans in general, Colombians, and Panamanians
Democracy University( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talks on politics and social justice in the United States recorded at various times during 2001, including Vincent Bugliosi speaking about the 2000 election and his book The betrayal of America
Democracy now!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video begins with news headlines for January 24, 2012. The other headlines for this program are Romney and Gingrich in Florida, Obama's State of the Union Address, Supreme Court ruling on GPS tracking and more
January 17, 2003( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Meets with UN Sec. Gen. Kofi Annan ; Should the FCC Scrap All Remaining Media Ownership Rules? We Go to the FCC Public Hearing ; British Punk-Rock-Pop-Anarchist-Activist Band Chumbawamba Performs, and Talks About the Anti-War Movement."
Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) : poet-playwright-activist who shaped revolutionary politics, black culture : January 10, 2014( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two blocks apart by Juan González( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relatos personales sobre la familia, vecnidario, escuelas e intereses de dos jóvenes de Nueva York
Democracy now!( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harvest of empire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This powerful documentary exposes the direct connection between the long history of U.S. intervention in Latin America and the immigration crisis we face today. From the territorial expansionist policies that decimated the young economies of Mexico, Puerto Rico and Cuba, to the covert operations that imposed oppressive military regimes in the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Nicaragua and El Salvador, Harvest of Empire provides an unflinching look at the origins of the growing Latino presence in the United States. Adapted from the landmark book written by journalist Juan Gonzalez, the film tells the story of an epic human saga that is largely unknown to the great majority of citizens in the U.S., but must become part of our national conversation about immigration
 
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Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America
Alternative Names
González, Juan

Juan Gonzalez journaliste américain

Juan González (periodista)

Mendoza, Juan González

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News for all the people : the epic story of race and the American mediaFallout : the environmental consequences of the World Trade Center collapseRoll down your window : stories of a forgotten AmericaVisiones : Latino art and culture