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Death of a Revolutionary :George Jacskon Soledad Brother

George Jackson’s murder triggered the infamous Attica prison Riots, This clip features an introduction to his story as one of the most influential Black Panthers . This film will be screened in its entirety at the British Film Institute, London http://www.bfi.org.uk on the 5 February 2011 2-5pm http://www.blackhistorywalks.co.uk
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The Black Power Movement

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Black Athletes Stand with Black Community in Protest

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Deep River – Paul Robeson

Welsh coal-mining story from 1940, starring Mr. Paul Robeson. This is from The Proud Valley.

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Death of a Revolutionary :George Jacskon Soledad Brother

Actress and LGBT advocate Laverne Cox has made quite an impression on her “Orange Is The New Black” co-stars.
Taryn Manning, aka Pennsatucky, stopped by “The HuffPost Show” on Friday and said that Cox’s wise words about gay and trans issues have helped many of show’s actors and actresses understand the nuances of the LGBT community.
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Honoring Yuri Kochiyama Human Rights Activist – Freedom Fighter

Music executive J. Erving talks expanding his business portfolio.
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