Don’t Be a Sucker – 1947

In this anti-fascist film produced by US Military in the wake of WWII, the producers deconstruct the politically motivated social

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Civil Disturbances: Principles of Control – 1968

Civil disobedience is usually, but not always, defined as being nonviolent resistance. In its most nonviolent form (in India, known

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Newsreel: Griffith Park Fire Disaster Protest – 1933

A newsreel marking the protest over the Griffith Park fire disaster of 1933, where 29 workers were killed while widening

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Feature Film: The Society of the Spectacle – 1973

“In societies dominated by modern conditions of production, life is presented as an immense accumulation of spectacles. Everything that was

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Black Music in America: From Then Till Now – 1970’s

This tremendous educational documentary from the mid-1970’s examines the priceless contributions of African-Americans to musical heritage, so closely tied to

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Pete Seeger: To Hear Your Banjo Play – 1947

Folk master Pete Seeger narrates Alan Lomax’s documentary on the evolution and appreciation of American folk music. Special cameo performances

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Newsreel: Anti-War March – 1967

In this clip from 1967, newsreel presenter Ed Herlihy narrates  the anti-Vietnam War marches which took place in New York

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Give a Man a Job – 1933

Can you think of a more timely song? Jimmy Durante captures the mood of the nation as perfectly now as

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Newsreel: ‘Frisco in Grip of Strike! – 1934

In this newsreel, presented is a look at the historic 1934 West Coast Longshoremen’s Strike which lasted nearly three months

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Our Bill of Rights – 1940

“A sturdy tree of liberty with shade for all.” – Benjamin Franklin Although artistic license is taken in dramatizing the

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