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America and the Holocaust: Deceit and Indifference

DVD

This episode of The American Experience considers the role of the United States in the Holocaust and the restrictive immigration policies of the time.

American Idealist

DVD

In the shadow of the war in Vietnam and assassinations and rebellions at home, Sargent Shriver launched a string of social interventions.

American Promise

DVD

This intimate documentary follows the lives of two African American boys as they attend a prestigious, mostly white private school from kindergarten through high school.

Antisemitism in the 21st Century

DVD

This film looks at the resurgence of antisemitism since 2000, especially in the Middle East, by examining its historical roots.

Anton the Dove Fancier: And Other Tales of the Holocaust

Class set

This collection of autobiographical true stories illuminates the experiences of a teenage Polish boy before World War II.

At the River I Stand

DVD,
Streaming Video

At the River I Stand skillfully reconstructs the two eventful months that transformed a strike by 1,300 Memphis sanitation workers into a national conflagration.

Auschwitz Death Camp: Oprah, Elie Wiesel

DVD

As Oprah Winfrey and Elie Wiesel walk through the grounds of Aushwitz, Wiesel describes his personal experience of being interned at the age of fifteen.

Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State

DVD

This six-hour documentary television series commemorates the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

Becoming American: The Chinese Experience

DVD,
Streaming Video

What does it mean to become American? In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, Bill Moyers explores this question through the experience of the Chinese in America.

Before Stonewall: The Making of a Gay and Lesbian Community

DVD

In 1969, police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City’s Greenwich Village, leading to three nights of rioting by the city’s gay community.

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