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William Kunstler : Disturbing the Universe.

Kunstler, Emily, 1978- (film director.). Kunstler, Sarah, (film director.). King, M. Luther (Martin Luther), 1899-1965 (Added Author). Kanopy (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 85 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.

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Title from title frames.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Curiously Bright in 2009.
Summary, etc.:
In William Kunstler: Disturbing The Universe, filmmakers Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler explore the life of their father, the late radical civil rights lawyer. In the 1960s and 70s, William Kunstler fought for civil rights with Martin Luther King Jr. and represented the famed "Chicago 8" activists who protested the Vietnam War. When the inmates took over Attica prison, or when the American Indian Movement stood up to the federal government at Wounded Knee, they asked Kunstler to be their lawyer.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Kunstler, William M. (William Moses), 1919-1995
Civil rights > United States.
Law > United States.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Native Americans and the law > Civil rights.
Civil rights movements.
Genre: Documentary films.

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