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The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 – Movie Trailer (2011)

28 Jul

THE BLACK POWER MIXTAPE 1967-1975 mobilizes a treasure trove of 16mm material shot by Swedish filmmakers, after languishing in a basement of a TV station for 30 years, into an irresistible mosaic of images, music, and narration chronicling the evolution one of our nation’s most indelible turning points, the Black Power movement. Featuring candid interviews with the movement’s most explosive revolutionary minds, including Angela Davis, Bobby Seale, Stokely Carmichael, and Kathleen Cleaver, the film explores the community, people and radical ideas of the movement. Music by Questlove and Om’Mas Keith, and commentary from and modern voices including Erykah Badu, Harry Belafonte, Talib Kweli, and Melvin Van Peebles give the historical footage a fresh sound and make THE BLACK POWER MIXTAPE 1967-75 an exhilarating, unprecedented account of an American revolution.

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The Sami (Lapp) People of Europe- An early history

8 Jul
Photoglob AG Zürich

Photoglob AG Zürich (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Sami (Lapp) People of Europe- An early history

“The Sámi people are the indigenous people of northern Europe inhabiting Sápmi, which today encompasses parts of northern SwedenNorwayFinland and the Kola Peninsula of Russia. The traditional Sami life style, dominated by hunting, fishing and trading, was preserved to the Late Middle Ages when the m odern structures of the Nordic countries were established.” Wiki

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