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Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, 1954-1965( Visual )

61 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the civil rights movement in the United States. Uses archival footage and interviews with participants in the movement
Bridge to Freedom 1965( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 593 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
Awakenings 1954-1956 by Henry Hampton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Individual acts of courage inspire black Southerners to fight for their rights: Mose Wright testifies against the white men who murdered young Emmett Till, and Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama
Ain't scared of your jails 1960-1961( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on two major events involving students in the civil rights struggle - the lunch counter sit-ins in the south (particularly Nashville, Tennessee) and the Freedom Riders trip from Washington D.C. to Mississippi. Included in the program is the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee and the importance it played in these events
Fighting back 1957-1962( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States' rights loyalists and federal authorities collide in the 1957 battle to integrate Little Rock's Central High School, and again in James Meredith's 1962 challenge to segregation at the University of Mississippi. Both times, a Southern governor squares off with a U.S. president, violence erupts-and integration is carried out
Two Societies 1965-1968( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) come north to help Chicago's civil rights leaders in their nonviolent struggle against segregated housing. Their efforts pit them against Chicago's powerful mayor, Richard Daley. When a series of marches through all-white neighborhoods draws violence, King and Daley negotiate with mixed results. In Detroit, a police raid in a black neighborhood sparks an urban uprising that lasts five days, leaving 43 people dead. The Kerner Commission finds that America is becoming "two societies, one black, one white, separate and unequal." President Lyndon Johnson, who appointed the commission, ignores the report
Power! 1967-1968( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call for Black Power takes various forms across communities in black America. In Cleveland, Carl Stokes wins election as the first black mayor of a major American city. The Black Panther Party, armed with law books, breakfast programs, and guns, is born in Oakland. Substandard teaching practices prompt parents to gain educational control of a Brooklyn school district but then lead them to a showdown with New York City's teachers' union
The time has come 1964-1966 by James A DeVinney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a decade-long cry for justice, a new sound is heard in the civil rights movement: the insistent call for power. Malcolm X takes an eloquent nationalism to urban streets as a younger generation of black leaders listens. In the South, Stokely Carmichael and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) move from "Freedom Now!" to "Black Power!" as the fabric of the traditional movement changes
Malcolm X by William Strickland( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today."--Container
No Easy Walk 1961-1963( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civil rights movement discovers the power of mass demonstrations as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. emerges as its most visible leader. Some demonstrations succeed; others fail. But the triumphant March on Washington, D.C., under King's leadership, shows a mounting national support for civil rights. President John F. Kennedy proposes the Civil Rights Act
The Promised Land 1967-1968( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the final year of Martin Luther King's life, the movement turned its attention to the economic issues confronting the nation and the ramblings of a far off war in Vietnam. Moved by the increasing level of poverty, King and his followers organized the Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C. where they would build Resurrection City. After King's assassination in Memphis in 1968, his followers struggled to maintain the campaign. Part 4 of 8
The Great Depression by Hans F Sennholz( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 7-part series on the Great Depression uses newsreels, archival photographs and footage, Hollywood films, and eyewitness accounts to re-create the time, from the end of the Roaring Twenties to the outbreak of the Second World War, when economic forces, political change, and social turmoil transformed the nation
This far by faith : African-American spiritual journeys( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the African-American religious experience during the last three centuries from the early African slaves, through the Civil War, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, the Great Depression, the Civil Rights Era, and into the 21st century. Explores the struggle of African-Americans in their faith and how it became a force for social, political and cultural change in the United States
Eyes on the prize II : America at the racial crossroads, 1965-1985( Visual )

24 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a comprehensive reappraisal of the leaders and events that brought the civil rights movement from the South to the rest of the United States from 1965 through the 1980s
A Nation of Law? 1968-1971( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize is the most critically acclaimed documentary on civil rights in America. Episode 12: Black activism is increasingly met with a sometimes violent and unethical response from local and federal law enforcement agencies. In Chicago, two Black Panther Party leaders are killed in a pre-dawn raid by police acting on information supplied by an FBI informant. In the wake of President Nixon's call to "law and order," stepped-up arrests push the already poor conditions at New York's Attica State Prison to the limit. A five-day inmate takeover calling the public's attention to the conditions leaves 43 men dead: four killed by inmates, 39 by police
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No easy walk (1961-1963) : Visits the cities where the tactics of nonviolent protest met both success and failure. Also covers the high point of those emotional times, the 1963 March on Washington, and the violence that followed
America's new war on poverty : a reader for action( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridge to freedom (1965) : When civil rights protesters marching from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama were assaulted by police, national outrage over the brutality led to President Johnson providing the protection of federal troops, and ultimately to the Voting Rights Act of 1965
 
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