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A struggling young actress with a six-year-old daughter sets up housekeeping with a black widow and her light-skinned eight-year-old daughter who rejects her mother by trying to pass for white.
A Native American activist spreads awareness of the dangers of racial stereotyping, particularly in regards to sports, in this documentary.
This is the story of three indigenous communities and the sacred lands they struggle to protect. These dilemmas raise profound questions about America’s future as a multicultural society.
Tragedies play out for years. Although Jerri Zbirala was born after the war, her mother’s stories of surviving the Nazi destruction of Lidice, Czechoslovakia, had a profound effect on her life.
These two films focus on the practice of Nazi medicine in concentration camps and examine the Christian anti-Semitism that may indirectly have paved the way for the Holocaust.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875. This is a story of cultural genocide--a humanist experiment gone bad.
Nine months prior to WWII, Britain conducted a rescue mission, known as the Kindertransport, and opened its doors to 10,000 children at risk from the Nazi regime.
What happens when experienced teachers talk to their students about lesbians and gay men? Here, students are asked to consider issues related to homosexuality at six elementary and middle schools.
This miniseries by Ken Burns explores the history of American jazz.
Jehovah’s Witnesses were able to stand firm against Nazi assault, refusing to support Hitler’s regime. Their actions in the face of tyranny raise important moral and ethical issues.
These ten short documentary films portray the courage and endurance of Jews who fought to save not only their lives, but also their culture and values.
These rare films present us with important images of daily life in Jewish communities as it was before the Nazi invasion in pre-WWII Poland.