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Siegel, Bill

Overview
Works: 11 works in 43 publications in 3 languages and 1,756 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author, Director, Performer
Classifications: HN90.R3, 322.42097309045
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Siegel
The Weather Underground by Sam Green( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early '70s, the radically enraged, bomb-planting fringe group called the Weathermen had the distinction of being as alienated from the anti-war counterculture as the counterculture movement was from the rest of America. The group planned to blow up an empty building, but on March 6, 1970, an explosive accidentally went off in the New York Greenwich Village area, killing three of its own members and turning the rest of its members into outlaws on the run
The trials of Muhammad Ali( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful documentary examines the life of Muhammad Ali beyond the boxing ring to offer a personal perspective on the American sporting legend. Investigating Ali's spiritual transformation includes his conversion to Islam, resistance to the Vietnam War draft, and humanitarian work. The documentary connects Ali's transcendent life story to America's struggles with race, religion, and war in the twentieth century
The control factor : our struggle to see the true threat by Bill Siegel( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For those who believe America is worth defending, The Control Factor explores the psychological maneuvers, fantasies, and entanglements we engage in to avoid clearly seeing the Islamic threat that confronts us. The prerequisite for developing necessary strategies to ensure our survival is taking responsibility for our perceptions and actions
David Gilbert a lifetime of struggle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with David Gilbert, who is among the longest held anti-imperialist political prisoners in the world. He worked against the Vietnam War and for Black civil rights, was a leader in the Columbia University student strike and Students for a Democratic Society, and was a member of the Weather Underground Organization. In 1981 he was convicted for his participation in a Brinks truck robbery to raise funds for the Black Liberation Army. In prison he has continued to work for social justice calling early attenton to the AIDS epidemic and working as an advocate for the rights of prisoners
The documentary awards collection. 2003 nominee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early '70s, the radically enraged, bomb-planting fringe group called the Weathermen had the distinction of being as alienated from the anti-war counterculture as the counterculture movement was from the rest of America. The group planned to blow up an empty building, but on March 6, 1970, an explosive accidentally went off in the New York Greenwich Village area, killing three of its own members and turning the rest of its members into outlaws on the run
The weather underground : the explosive story of America's most notorious revolutionaries by Sam Green( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1970, a group of young American radicals called The Weathermen announced their intention to overthrow the U.S. government. Fueled by outrage over the Vietnam War and racism in America, they went underground during the 1970s, bombing targets across the country. From pitched battles with police on Chicago's city streets, to bombing the U.S. Capitol building, to breaking acid-guru Timothy Leary out of prison, this organized clandestine network attempted to incite a national revolution. This documentary interweaves extensive archival material with modern-day interviews
[Later tonight] by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[The sheep in the meadows] by Henry Nemo( Recording )

1 edition published in 1943 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Weather Underground]( Visual )

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

Weather underground Stadtguerilla in den USA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Weather Underground( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s and 70s the US youth political movement grew tired of the seemingly ineffectual methods of peaceful protest and resistance. This led to the rise of an idealistic faction called the Weather Underground. Through archival footage and interviews of the veterans of both sides of this conflict, this film covers the resistance movement's campaign of selective violence through this period until changing times and disillusionment brought it to an end
 
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Bill Siegel

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