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Box, the Book, and the Preacher, The

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Box, the Book, and the Preacher, The On this 37-minute DVD, Mark MacDonald offers an incisive analysis of the churches’ history with Aboriginal peoples in North America, describing the spirituality of the church as that of a box (building), a book (Bible), and a preacher. The first national Indigenous bishop for the Anglican Church of Canada speaks from his own experience of the mainstream church in Aboriginal communities. He offers stories, subtly powerful images, and new ways of looking at ancient scriptures as guides to help us all recover the power of the gospel for today and to find...

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BORDERLESS (VHS-2)

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Borderless is an educational video that gives voice to the struggles and dreams of undocumented workers in Canada. Geraldo, a Costa Rican construction worker, and Angela, a second-generation Caribbean domestic worker, struggle against labor exploitation. Against the odds, they work to build a future for families painfully separated by restrictive immigration laws. Viewers meet an often invisible workforce and reflect on the hidden costs of sustaining our first world economy. This video comes with a study guide that offers background information, discussion questions, workshop exercises...

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BEYOND BORDERS: ARAB FEMINISTS TALK ABOUT THEIR LIVES

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Beyond Borders: Arab Women talk about their lives, East and West(Some sub-titles)Though the promise of women’s equality inspired by national liberation movements in the 1950s and ’60s never really materialized, Arab women have not given up their struggle.Four years after the Gulf War, director Jennifer Kawaja followed a delegation of Arab women activists as they toured the United States. Gathering on college campuses, in church basements and at the UN, they speak passionately and eloquently, sensitizing North Americans to Arab feminism and the effects of US foreign policy.From...

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babakiueria

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A family group of white Australians are having a Sunday afternoon barbecue, when they see a boatload of Australian aborigines arrive and raise the Black Australia flag. They approach the whites and ask “”What land is this?”” The whites reply “”Barbecue area””. This is a satirical look at white Australian society through the eyes of Aboriginal observers.

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