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Young, Andrew 1932-

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4 Little Girls( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning in Sept. 1963, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern. Combines archival footage, home photographs, and interviews with survivors, witnesses, community leaders and the victims' families and friends
Citizen King : 1963-1968( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history
King : go beyond the dream to discover the man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, HISTORY, with newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. KING goes beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and most importantly, the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world."--Back of container
In remembrance of Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy. Filmed in Atlanta on the first federal holiday in his honor, an impressive group of distinguished public figures is interviewed, including: former President Jimmy Carter; Rev. Jesse Jackson; Bishop Desmond Tutu; Rev. Ralph Abernathy; Julian Bond; Senator Edward Kennedy; Andrew Young; Bill Cosby, among others. Archival footage recounts highlights of Dr. King's actions and accomplishments in the civil rights movement: being fingerprinted after his arrest during the Montgomery bus boycott; his 1963 "I have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial; and his 1964 acceptance of the Nobel Peace Prize
Repairing the breach : key ways to support family life, reclaim our streets, and rebuild civil society in America's communities : report of the National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys, Andrew J. Young, chairman by National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report of the National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys is the beginning of an approach to repair society's breaches and restore the streets to safety. The Task Force, headed by Andrew J. Young and established in 1994, conceived its mission as one of reclamation. The Task Force made 61 specific recommendations, and three general recommendations. The first of the general recommendations is that a national work group be established to continue the work of the Task Force. The second is that a philanthropic organization be established that would support all of the major recommendations made by the Task Force, and the third is that a National Conversation on Race Relations be facilitated. The specific recommendations are developed around the following themes: (1)"Polis," a comprehensive idea of the values, manners, morals, and etiquette needed to restructure public life; (2) civic storytelling that honors the ordinary hero who creates public kinship; (3) grassroots civic leadership; (4) creation of the common good; (5) restoring community institutions; and (6) civic dialogue and the exchange of ideas and opinions. Seven appendixes present statements by Task Force leaders, the historical background of the Task Force, references, selected speeches, responses of women to the Task Force, and a discussion of the state of human development. (Contains 12 tables, 6 unnumbered charts, and 18 references.) (Sld)
Revolution in higher education : how a small band of innovators will make college accessible and affordable by Richard A DeMillo( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights : oh, freedom!( Visual )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the Black civil rights movement from 1955 when a Black woman refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man, to the cry for Black power nearly a decade later. Explores the movement and its impact through the words of the people involved, and through examinations of the concept of Black Power
Andrew Young( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African-American has fought for more than a century to enter the American political arena. This film relates that struggle from Reconstruction to Andrew Young's first race for the U.S. Congress from Georgia
Witness to change : from Jim Crow to political empowerment by Sybil Haydel Morial( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1950s New Orleans, a young woman steps into a white tulle gown and glides through her parents' home into the front garden. Her father, a respected surgeon, drives her downtown, where she will make her debut into black society. Though mesmerized by the ritual, Sybil Haydel, seventeen, cannot help noting the irony in a world where she daily faces the barriers of Jim Crow. Thirteen years later, Sybil lies sleepless next to her husband, Dutch Morial. Medgar Evers, NAACP field secretary, has been murdered in Mississippi. Dutch, the organization's New Orleans' president, has just received another death threat. In whispers, he and Sybil discuss how to protect their three children. The Morials become legal, then political, activists. Testing Brown v. Board of Education, Sybil attempts to enroll at Tulane and Loyola. She and Dutch challenge a statute restricting political activities of public-school teachers. Barred from the League of Women Voters, Sybil forms an organization to help register African Americans held back from voting. After serving as judge and Louisiana legislator, Dutch is elected New Orleans' first black mayor. Sybil's memoir reveals a woman whose intelligence overrides the clichés of racial division. In its pages, we catch rare glimpses of black professionals in an earlier New Orleans, where the races, though socially isolated, lived side by side; when social connections helped to circumvent Jim Crow; when African-American culture forged New Orleans--and American--identity. Through loving eyes, Sybil traces the rise of her sons and daughters: After Dutch's death, Marc Morial, serves two terms as New Orleans mayor"--Provided by publisher
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Abraham Lincoln as a person and tells of his responsibility in bringing an end to slavery in the United States
Briars in the cottonpatch : the story of Koinonia Farm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Koinonia Farm, founded in 1942 by a courageous Christian group of blacks and whites who worked together even though they were surrounded by segregationalist Georgians. They withstood bullets, bombs and boycotts in the years leading up to the tumultuous Civil Rights era. Includes an audio interview with the founder Clarence Jordan
I am a man : black masculinity in America( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning documentary links everyday black men from various socioeconomic backgrounds with some of America's most prominent academics, social critics, and authors to provide an engaging, candid dialogue on black masculine identity in American culture. Featuring interviews with bell hooks, Michael Eric Dyson, John Henrick Clarke, Dr. Alvin Poussaint, MC Hammer, and others
Bridge to freedom 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the push for black voting rights in Alabama and nationally. The division within the civil rights movement between the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) grows, particularly in their approach to the Selma-Montgomery Freedom March in 1965. That same year sees the National Voting Rights Act signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson
No easy walk : (1962-66)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts three major movements. Retells the stories of three cities involved in the civil rights movement: the Albany, Ga. police chief and Martin Luther King, Jr. each tested out the strategy of nonviolence in their own way, Birmingham, Ala. where children marched against fire water hoses, and Washington, D.C. where black and white, young and old, north and south came together to march on the nation's capital
We shall overcome( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the transformation of the title song from an old slave spiritual to the anthem of the civil rights movement, while chronicling its effect on human rights movements in the United States and in other parts of the world, using historical footage and personal recollections
Briars in the cottonpatch : the story of the Koinonia farm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the events at Koinonia Farm, established by Clarence Jordan, whose residents faced persecution and violence in the 1950s for their stand on racial equality. Compelling, heartbreaking and ultimately inspiring the roots of Habitat for Humanity, The Fuller Center for Housing, and Jubilee Partners
U.S. policy on Lebanon by Andrew Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PBS NewsHour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Young, a top aide to Martin Luther King, Jr., and his godson/co-author Kabir Sehgal speak with Judy Woodruff about passing on life lessons and words of advice for a new generation, plus their new book 'Walk in My Shoes.'
A call to conscience : the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King( Recording )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most famous speeches, with new introductions written and read by a variety of notable persons
 
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In remembrance of Martin
Alternative Names
Andrew Young Ameerika poliitik ja aseesimees

Andrew Young American politician, diplomat, activist and pastor from Georgia

Andrew Young Amerikaans activist

Andrew Young amerikai politikus

Andrew Young amerikansk politiker

Andrew Young amerikāņu politiķis

Andrew Young pastore protestante, politico e diplomatico statunitense

Andrew Young US-amerikanesche Politiker

Andrew Young US-amerikanischer Bürgerrechtsaktivist und Politiker

Young, Andrew J.

Young, Andrew J. 1932-

Young, Andrew Jackson 1932-

Young, Andrew Jackson 1932- Jr

Young, Andrew Jackson, Jr., 1932-

Young, Andy

Young, Andy 1932-

Эндрю Янг

אנדרו יאנג

أندرو يونغ

اندرو یانگ تهیه‌کننده، دیپلمات، و سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

앤드루 영

アンドリュー・ヤング

楊安俊

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English (115)

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Repairing the breach : key ways to support family life, reclaim our streets, and rebuild civil society in America's communities : report of the National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys, Andrew J. Young, chairmanA call to conscience : the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.A way out of no way : the spiritual memoirs of Andrew YoungLife lessons my mother taught meAndrew Young : civil rights ambassadorWalk in my shoes : conversations between a civil rights legend and his godson on the journey aheadFlawed triumphs : Andy Young at the United Nations