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  • [The 90’s raw: Laura Flanders]

    [The 90’s raw: Laura Flanders]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. Interview with Laura Flanders (1961-), prominent feminist journalist who was born in Great Britain, about what the rest of the world thinks of America. “The British, being the falling empire that they are, revel in a sort of patronizing attitude towards the rest of the world and in particular, the United States.” She also talks about common American attitudes towards the British, claiming that a British accent is practically synonymous with intelligence in America, but says that “the British deserve more suspicion than that.” Continue reading

  • [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #1]

    [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #1]

    Raw footage of an interview for the program “Studs On A Soapbox.” Tom Weinberg interviews Studs Terkel on his back porch at his residence in Chicago. The two discuss a variety of subjects including but not limited to: Terkel’s early days in Chicago, Terkel’s driving work ethic, author Nelson Algren, and Terkel’s current projects at the time. Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: Mike Waldman]

    [The 90’s raw: Mike Waldman]

    Raw footage shot for the award-winning series The 90’s. This tape features an interview with Myron S. “Mike” Waldman, journalist for Newsday, as he completes an article about an upcoming unemployment bill. Continue reading

  • [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #3]

    [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #3]

    Raw footage of an interview for the program “Studs On A Soapbox.” Tom Weinberg and others visit Studs Terkel at his home in Uptown. Terkel discusses a variety of topics including: his current book, Will The Circle Be Unbroken?, his writing process and methodology, his work ethic, and a little bit about his wife Ida, who had fairly recently passed on. Continue reading

  • [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #4]

    [Studs On A Soapbox raw: Mirko #4]

    Raw footage of an interview for the program “Studs On A Soapbox.” Tom Weinberg and others visit Studs Terkel at his home in Uptown. This is a continuation from the last tape. In this video, Terkel takes the crew through his home and shows them various memorable pictures from his life and other transcripts for his newest book. Terkel also fixes drinks for his guests and they all watch the 2000 Presidential election unfold on television. Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: Journalism Hall of Fame awards]

    [The 90’s raw: Journalism Hall of Fame awards]

    Raw tape for the award-winning series The 90’s. Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame awards at the Midland Hotel, hosted by Irv Kupcinet (1912-2003). Continue reading

  • [Studs Terkel misc]

    [Studs Terkel misc]

    This tape is a two-hour compilation video that includes clips and segments of Studs Terkel, including Artbeat with Von Freeman (5/19/97), The Awful Truth (9/24/99), The Dollmaker with Jane Fonda, Studs Terkel and Mike Wallace (4/17/00). Continue reading

  • [Bill Newman tribute]

    The memory of newspaper Chicago reporter/columunist Bill Newman is honored by the recollections of several of his friends, colleagues, and family members including: Rick Kogan; Harlan Dregor; an unidentified author, and Catholic priest; Blair Cayman, architecture critic for the Chicago Tribune; and David Lee, Bill Newman’s nephew. Continue reading