Social Activism in the United States DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC880724
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 56
Copyright: 2005

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From promoting desegregation and civil rights to battling to end the Vietnam War, examine the causes of the 1960s and '70s and how they changed the United States. Includes one feature and three shorter segments.
  • The Fight for Civil Rights — Looks at how ordinary citizens fought against segregation.
  • Stories of the Civil Rights Movement — Shows how freedom finally overcame bigotry
  • America and the Vietnam War — Follows the U.S.'s involvement in the war and the subsequent backlash.
  • American Stories: Tears, Rage, and Change — Explores how events of the 1960s and '70s shaped American lives.