“Crisis in Levittown, (1957)” (excerpt).

23 07 2010

Back to my new video-editing habit:

The landmark 1957 documentary “Crisis in Levittown” examines the violent attempts to keep a middle class Black family, the Myers, from moving into this historically important Pennsylvania suburb. In this clip, a white resident explains the economic source of her racism:


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24 07 2010
Acadee

Thanks for posting this.

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