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Ashby, Wally

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Most widely held works by Wally Ashby
Dark Passages( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Employes a mixture of interviews, slave narratives, and dramatization. Tells the story of the impact of the Atlantic slave trade. Takes the viewer from the House of Slaves on Goree Island off the coast of Dakar, Senegal, to the village of Juffere on the Gambia River
Safeguarding our patrons' privacy : what every librarian needs to know about the USA PATRIOT Act & related anti-terrorism measures by Wally Ashby( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speakers and panelists discuss the USA PATRIOT Act and its impact on the privacy of library users. They identify steps that institutions must take to comply with search warrants, subpoenas, and wire tap requests from law enforcement. They also address the key legal issues and policy implications for libraries in light of legislative and regulatory proposals that impact privacy and First Amendment rights of library patrons
On the down low in the black church( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As society debates the moral and legal ramifications of same-sex marriages, there are some Blacks in the gay and lesbian community who are struggling with the compound issues of race, sexual preference and the church. Herndon Davis, author of Black, Gay and Christian, talks about how gays cope with the conflict between their religious faith and sexual orientation
The new black leaders with an accent( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 2007 episode of Tony Brown's Journal is a discussion of how immigration is affecting Black college students with professor Camille Z. Charles
The museum that saved Chicago's history( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown interviews Margaret Burroughs about the DuSable Museum of African-American History
Tony Brown's journal : the MLK dream you can see( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of civil rights activist Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. is indelibly etched in the fabric of American history. Harry Johnson, president of the Washington, D.C. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc., is helping to shape the vision of a memorial that would capture the essence of Dr. King's universal message of equality and freedom
Baggy pants( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are sagging pants more than just a fad and do they symbolize a generation of losers? Dr. James Ewers, associate dean of Student Affairs at Miami University, talks about this fashion statement and its impact on student achievement
Who was Stepin Fetchit?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown and his guest, Mel Watkins, discuss the career of Stepin Fetchit. Who was the real man behind one of Hollywood's most negative images, Stepin Fetchit? Author Mel Watkins explains that Lincoln Perry was very different from the lazy, bug-eyed buffoon on screen
Was Jesus a radical?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 2006 episode of Tony Brown's Journal. Brown discusses the revolutionary nature of Jesus's teachings with Dr. Obery Hendricks
Tony Brown's essay on Martin Luther King Jr.( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an innovative program celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy, Tony Brown shares his historic experience as the coordinator of the "Walk To Freedom" civil rights march in Detroit on June 23, 1963. Brown's essay is a story of truth, vision, courage and transformation
Stockpiling black genes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown and his guest, Dr. Floyd Malveaux, discuss a DNA bank, genetic diseases, and environmental health hazards. Howard University, a historically Black institution in Washington, D.C., plans to create the largest repository of DNA from 25,000 African-Americans in order to reduce or eradicate the many diseases that plague the Black community. Dr. Floyd Malveaux, dean of Howard University's College of Medicine, discusses this new medical initiative
The man who is black and white -- not half white( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown talks with his guest, Dr. Gregory Williams, president of The City College of New York and author of 'Life on the Color Line: The True Story of a White Boy Who Discovered He Was Black, ' about Williams' life and racial heritage
The rap against rap( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pernicious words like 'nigger' have become standard gutter talk among a 'gangsta' subculture of African-Americans who call themselves rap artists. One black writer, columnist and cartoonist for the Tacoma Tribune got so fed up that he wrote a book calling rap 'a poison in our culture.' He vents his frustrations and shares his humorous, yet poignant anti-rap cartoons with Tony Brown
Martha Reeves in a new galaxy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown talks with Martha Reeves about her memories of Motown, and her role in it. With signature songs like 'Dancing in the Street, ' 'Jimmy Mack' and 'Heat Wave, ' Martha Reeves was one of Motown's singing icons at the peak of her career. Reeves talks about how her life and her music have changed over the decades, and her influence on the world's aspiring performers
One woman's solution to HIV/AIDS( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Approximately 8,500 people die daily from AIDS and no medical or technological magic bullet is on the horizon. Dr. Loretta Sweet Jemmott, co-director of the Center for Health Disparities Research at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing, has developed what she calls a low-tech approach. As a matter of fact, the Centers for Disease Control has adopted several of her HIV/AIDS prevention curricula for national use
Walter White( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the tenure of Walter White as the second Black executive secretary of the NAACP, Blacks were routinely lynched by White mobs in the 1930s. White used his Nordic appearance to investigate hate crimes against African Americans. White's daughter and the author of a new book examining her father's legacy discuss the periods in the civil rights leader's life when he left the safety of one world to enter the violent society of racial hatred
Southern slavery, northern lies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second installation of modern New England journalists who exposed the North's hidden history as a slave region. They also address king cotton and the legal and illegal slave trade. Journalist and co-author of 'Complicity' Jenifer Frank examines how the North profited from slavery - but blamed the South
The Black Eagle( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To his radio listeners he is 'The Black Eagle' who soars the airwaves on Radio One and XM Satellite One. He is a civil rights activist to those who have followed his career with the NAACP. Television and radio audiences know him as an abolitionist against modern-day slavery in Sudan. Madison talks about his extraordinary commitment to the principles of human rights
The legacy of race movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Brown and Tinsley Silcox discuss Black film and filmmaking in this edition of Tony Brown's Journal
Slavery's biggest secret( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was the first colony to give legal recognition to the institution of slavery a northern or southern state? The answer to that question is one of many surprising facts about the history of slavery in America. Journalist Anne Farrow, co-author of Complicity: How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery, exposes the role of the North in the growth of slavery in America
 
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