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Conyers, John 1929-

Overview
Works: 99 works in 129 publications in 1 language and 1,149 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Interviews  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Interviewee, Speaker, Author, Commentator
Classifications: KF9747.Z95, 324.62086927
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Conyers
American blackout( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the contemporary tactics used to control our democratic process and silence political dissent. Chronicles the patterns of voter disenfranchisement from Florida 2000 to Ohio 2004 while following the story of Georgia Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney
Uncounted the new math of American elections( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The election fraud that changed the outcome of the 2004 election led to even greater fraud in 2006, and now looms as an unbridled threat to the 2008 election."--Container
What went wrong in Ohio : the Conyers report on the 2004 presidential election by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of an investigation into irregularities reported in the 2004 Presidential election in Ohio, compiled by the Democratic staff of the House Judiciary Committee
Reining in the imperial presidency : lessons and recommendations relating to the presidency of George W. Bush : House Committee on the Judiciary majority staff report to Chairman John C.Conyers, Jr by Washington( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through transcripts, memos, and analysis, Representative John C. Conyers, Jr. and the House Judiciary Committee reveal how the Bush administration again and again assumed more power than the Constitution allows, and circumvented the traditional checks and balances of our system. From ignoring laws that forbid torturing, to determining that the president himself?:not the courts?can decide the reach of the law, to using creative counselors to recast the statutory law or the Constitution itself, the administration's approach to power was, at its core, little more than a restatement of Richard Nixon's famous rationalization of presidential misdeeds: When the president does it, that means it's not illegal. Reining in the Imperial Presidency includes forty-seven separate recommendations, including calls for continued committee investigation, a blue ribbon commission to fully investigate administration activities, and independent criminal probes. Conyer writes, The Constitution has been sorely tested over the last eight years. But . . . I am confident in our capacity to self-correct. Doing so will require much hard work and diligence, and that effort only continues with the release of this Report. Our work is far from complete
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Clair Shipman reports on the Attorney General's investigation into President Clinton; Senator Orrin Hatch and Congressmen John Conyers and Henry Hyde discuss the investigation into President Clinton's fundraising activities; Senators John McCain, Russ Feingold, and Mitch McConnell discuss money in politics and the need for campaign finance reform; insights and analysis from William Safire, Gwen Ifill, Lisa Myers, and Michael Weisskopf
Rosa Parks memorial service( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Televised coverage of the memorial service for civil rights legend Rosa Parks. Participants pay tribute to Ms. Parks as a catalyst of the civil rights movement, her legacy as a voice for the black community, and her service to the nation, in passionate speeches and with music
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Republican Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Henry Hyde on the possibility impeachment and the future of President Clinton. John Conyers comments on whether or not impeachment proceedings will. Author, Bill Bennett, responds to James Carville's comments on Newt Gingrich. Ross Perot discusses his thoughts on President Clinton
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Secretary of Defense William Cohen discusses Osama bin Laden; William Bennett, Patricia Ireland, and John Conyers discuss the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal; insights and analysis from James Carville and Mary Matalin
Downing Street minutes and pre-war intelligence( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rep. John Conyers, Jr., and other Democrats hold a public meeting concerning the "Downing Street Memo" and pre-war intelligence on Iraq. Witnesses attending the meeting talked about the documents, the Bush administration policy planning following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, intelligence estimates on Iraqi weapons programs, and public statements made by officials prior to the announcement of military action against Iraq. Members also talked about refusals by Republican leaders to acknowledge the pre-war planning and reluctance to investigate the matter in oversight hearings. The meeting was held in HC-9 rather than the normal Judiciary Committee hearing room due to Republican objections that the meeting was not an official hearing
As the Negro see it by Whitney M Young( Recording )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police brutality in the United States June 25, 1980( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at allegations of police brutality against officers of the Los Angeles Police Department through interviews with L.A. Police chief, Daryl Gates and Mayor, Tom Bradley. Moves on to examine the New York City Police Department through interviews with police officers and others
Jazz, an American art form by David Baker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the background and interests of the National Jazz Service Organization, the Black cultural roots of jazz, and problems of surviving as a jazz performer. Sponsored by the National Jazz Service Organization, Berklee College of Music, and the University of Massachussets
The disenfranchisement of ex-felons by Elizabeth Hull( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thought-provoking look at one population's loss of voting rights in the United States
CIA covert actions & drug trafficking( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Investigative journalist Gary Webb's series in the San Jose Mercury News gave new life to the charge of CIA drug running ... This panel of experts discusses the new revelations as well CIA covert actions in Southeast Asia, Afghanistan and Central America."--Http://www.alternativeradio.org
How to make over one million votes disappear : electoral sleight of hand in the 2000 presidential election : a fifty-state report( Book )

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

The church, the state, and human rights : a compilation of addresses presented at the Seventeenth Religious Liberty Conference, Washington, D.C., October 1-3, 1979 by Religious Liberty Conference( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you now or have you ever been in the FBI files? : How to secure and interpret your FBI files by Ann Mari Buitrago( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G. Mennen Williams sound recordings by G. Mennen Williams( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recordings of speeches, appearances on radio and television programs, and campaign messages and debates; include political broadcasts, especially relating to the campaigns of 1950-1960 and 1966; tapes of Nancy Williams' television programs, 1956; and tapes of Republican Party program, Talking Point, 1956
Hearing on the "Downing Street" memo( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testimony before Rep. John Conyers, Jr. by: Ambassador Joseph Wilson, Cindy Sheehan, Ray McGovern, Johon Bonifaz. They discussed "the so-called Downing Street Memorandum of July 2002, and the assertion contained therein that in the Bush administration the intelligence and facts were being fixed around the policy to remove Saddam through military action justified by the conuunction of terrorism and weapons of mass destruction"--Page 6-7
 
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Alternative Names
John Conyers Amerikaans politicus

John Conyers amerikansk politikar

John Conyers amerikansk politiker

John Conyers politicien américain

John Conyers US-amerikanischer Politiker

Джон Коньєрс

Коньерс, Джон

جان کنیرس سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

ジョン・コニャーズ

Languages
English (68)

Covers
Uncounted the new math of American electionsWhat went wrong in Ohio : the Conyers report on the 2004 presidential electionReining in the imperial presidency : lessons and recommendations relating to the presidency of George W. Bush : House Committee on the Judiciary majority staff report to Chairman John C.Conyers, JrThe disenfranchisement of ex-felons