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Paul Robeson: world famous singer, actor, activist / writer, producer, director, editor, Rex Barnett.

Barnett, Rex. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 36 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Education 2000 Inc. : 2008.

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Paul Robeson was one of America's most famous artists and brilliant foreign policy experts who garnered the attention of the entire world for his artistic talent and human rights stands. In this video, you will find out how Robeson extended his international acclaim as an artist to draw international attention to the racism faced by Black Americans. As a humanitarian, Robeson's uncompromising stand for self-respect and human rights for Black Americans ultimately cost him his illustrious career. This is the profile of an amazing talent, visionary and civil rights giant who was a trailblazer in the arts and human rights.
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Not rated.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976.
Singers > United States > Biography.
Actors > United States > Biography.
African Americans > Biography.
Political activists > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographical films.

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