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Title Abe Osherof : one foot in the grave, the other still dancing / Samsara Films presents ; a film by Nadeem Uddin ; produced by Robert Jensen, Nadeem Uddin. [Kanopy electronic resource]

Publication Info. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, 46 min.)
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Event Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 2009.
Summary Most people knew Abe Osheroff as an activist. For most of his 92 years - from the frontlines of the Spanish Civil War to the picket lines of the U.S. labor movement, from the struggles for civil rights in Mississippi to his work for human rights in Nicaragua - Osheroff threw himself into the fray with rare energy and enthusiasm. In this riveting and inspiring new film, Osheroff reflects on the meaning of his activism, exploring the ideas that animated his actions and sharing wisdom built up over a lifetime of commitment to the "radical humanism" that defined his politics and philosophy.
Audience Grade 9+
Higher education.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Osheroff, Abe -- Interviews.
Activism.
Civil rights movements -- United States.
Humanism.
Labor movement -- United States.
Political activists -- United States -- Biography.
Society.
Nicaragua -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, Foreign.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Nicaragua.
Genre Biographical (Nonfiction)
Documentary films.
Documentary.
Added Author Jensen, Robert, 1958-
Levasheff, Laurel.
Osheroff, Abe.
Uddin, Nadeem.
Kanopy (Firm)
In: Media Education Foundation Collection njcore00000000080
Music No. 1041620 Kanopy
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