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Democracy and struggles ; Let freedom ring, a production of Kunhardt Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced & directed by Philip B. Kunhardt III, Nancy Steiner and Peter W. Kunhardt

Label
Democracy and struggles ; Let freedom ring, a production of Kunhardt Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced & directed by Philip B. Kunhardt III, Nancy Steiner and Peter W. Kunhardt
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Main title
Democracy and struggles ; Let freedom ring
Oclc number
54467411
Responsibility statement
a production of Kunhardt Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced & directed by Philip B. Kunhardt III, Nancy Steiner and Peter W. Kunhardt
Runtime
52
Series statement
Freedom, a history of US
Summary
Part of a documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom. Episode 13: America becomes the acknowledged leader of the free world and embarks on a course of rebuilding democracies abroad. Episode 14: In the 1950s and early '60s a freedom movement emerges with the purpose of ending segregation and racism against African-Americans becoming the most effective social revolution in U.S. history. It also examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy and the rise of the National Farm Workers Association
Table Of Contents
Episode 13 (26 min.): Cold War begins (1945-1946) -- Being fair (1945-1947) -- Major Leaguer (1945-1947) -- Fear of Communism (1949) -- Separate bue unequal (1952-1954)Episode 14 (26 min.): Change is gonna come (1950s) -- Central High (1957) -- Hour of maximum danger (1961) -- Freedom comes to Birmingham (1962) -- Ripples of hope (1962-1963) -- I have a dream (1963)
Technique
live action
resource.variantTitle
Let freedom ringFreedom, a history of US, Disc 4, Episode [13], Democracy and strugglesFreedom, a history of US, Disc 4, Episode [14], Let freedom ring
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