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The end of poverty?

Portello, Beth. (Producer). Diaz, Philippe. (Actor, Director). Sheen, Martin (Narrator).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 104 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Cinema Libre Studio : 2010.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Philippe Diaz.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Martin Sheen.
Summary, etc.:
Explains how global poverty began with military conquest, slavery, and colonization that resulted in the seizure of land, minerals, and forced labor. Today's financial crisis is a direct consequence of these unchallenged policies that have lasted centuries. Features expert insights from Nobel Prize winners, acclaimed authors, university professors, government ministers, and the leaders of social movements. Narrated by Martin Sheen.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Poverty.
Poverty > Developing countries.
Poor > Developing countries.
Poverty > Government policy.

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