The Resource America's growing economic divide, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

America's growing economic divide, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

Label
America's growing economic divide
Title
America's growing economic divide
Statement of responsibility
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Once again in the U.S., the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer. Is history repeating itself? In this edition of the Journal, Bill Moyers interviews Steve Fraser, author of Wall Street: America's Dream Palace, about the modern parallels to and differences from the first Gilded Age, the big disparity between the wealthy and the impoverished, and the increasing strain on working Americans. The program also analyzes the growing inequality gap as illustrated by union workers in L.A., who recently marched to call attention to how hard it is to stay in the middle class or to join it. An interview with Holly Sklar, coauthor of Raise the Floor: Wages and Policies that Work for All of Us, about what current economic conditions say about the state of the American dream, rounds out the program
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Broadcast June 13, 2008
Intended audience
11 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Runtime
58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Social classes
  • Wealth
Technique
live action
Label
America's growing economic divide, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39618
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
American Workers Earn Less Pay (4:58) -- Middle Class Out of Reach for American Workers (4:19) -- Unions Benefit Workers (5:16) -- Unions and the Middle Class (3:06) -- Corporate Power (2:55) -- Economic Inequality in America (4:34) -- Positive Changes for America (1:45) -- America's Second Gilded Age (4:41) -- Free Market Philosophy vs. Government Bailouts (5:26) -- America: A Class Society? (2:50) -- Gilded Age: Voices of Protest (2:58) -- Corporate Leadership: Democracy Game (3:16) -- Pockets of Resistance in America (2:19) -- Consumer Culture in America (2:10) -- Bush Administration: What Happened to Everyday Americans (2:40)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (58 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39618
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039618
  • 100039618
  • (OCoLC)709675901
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
America's growing economic divide, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39618
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
American Workers Earn Less Pay (4:58) -- Middle Class Out of Reach for American Workers (4:19) -- Unions Benefit Workers (5:16) -- Unions and the Middle Class (3:06) -- Corporate Power (2:55) -- Economic Inequality in America (4:34) -- Positive Changes for America (1:45) -- America's Second Gilded Age (4:41) -- Free Market Philosophy vs. Government Bailouts (5:26) -- America: A Class Society? (2:50) -- Gilded Age: Voices of Protest (2:58) -- Corporate Leadership: Democracy Game (3:16) -- Pockets of Resistance in America (2:19) -- Consumer Culture in America (2:10) -- Bush Administration: What Happened to Everyday Americans (2:40)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (58 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39618
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039618
  • 100039618
  • (OCoLC)709675901
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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