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Biography

Malcolm X: Make It Plain (PBS – American Experience) [Video]

Posted May 19, 2012 by Heit & Cheri

Summary Political philosopher and visionary, husband and father, dynamic orator and militant minister. In his lifetime, Malcolm X was many men. Born Malcolm Little, he later became “Detroit Red” and “New York Red” — a hustler, drug pusher, pimp, con man and the head of a Boston robbery ring. After spending time in prison, he […]

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Culture and Society

Marijuana: A Second Class Addiction [Video]

Posted April 29, 2012 by Heit & Cheri

Summary Marijuana: A Second Class Addiction (MASCA) sets out to investigate the popular misconception that marijuana is a non-addictive, non habit forming substance. Despite the fact that it is illegal, the ever-growing debate over whether marijuana should be legalized always tends to graze over one of the very fundamental questions of such a proposal – […]

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Documentaries

The Money Fix [Video]

Posted March 3, 2012 by Heit & Cheri

Summary Money is just information, a way we measure what we trade, nothing of value in itself. And we can make it ourselves, to work as a complement to conventional money. It’s just a matter of design. Money is at the intersection of nearly every aspect of modern life. Most of us take the monetary […]

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Malcolm X: His Life and Legacy [Video]

Posted February 21, 2012 by Heit & Cheri

Summary Malcolm X (May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965), born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz[1] (Arabic: الحاجّ مالك الشباز‎), was an African American Muslim minister and human rights activist. To his admirers, he was a courageous advocate for the rights of African Americans, a man who indicted white America in […]

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March of the Penguins [Video]

Posted December 3, 2011 by Heit & Cheri

Summary March of the Penguins (French: La Marche de l’Empereur) is a 2005 French nature documentary film. It was directed and co-written by Luc Jacquet, and co-produced by Bonne Pioche and the National Geographic Society. The film depicts the yearly journey of the emperor penguins of Antarctica. In autumn, all the penguins of breeding age […]

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