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Anonymous picture

That was a beautiful movie :)

Fernando avatar

you need a 2016 version about social inequalities

Anonymous picture
Its Time

This video hasn't been watched enough. Problem numero uno. I want change. I'm just a college student feeling for everyone out there more than just himself. Had it better than a lot of people and I realize that. Freedom for all.. yeah right. America the land of flaunting what we don't have. ...Read more

Anonymous picture

White privelege ... Right?

Anonymous picture

It was boring.

Anonymous picture

I loved this. Very well done. I cried more than once listening to the stories and struggles.

Anonymous picture

The view points are a little old and may be a little inaccurate.

Anonymous picture

very prolonged for the message portrayed

Anonymous picture

very repetitive.... the concept can be condensed into two minutes rather than 2 hours...

Louis avatar

We wanted to show Americans how class differences affect our society, but we wanted to tell the story with humor and pathos rather than with dry statistics or noisy outrage. The biggest surprise we've found is just how resilient the US class system is how few of us can really say we have ...Read more

Anonymous picture

I use the first 60 minutes or so of this in my introduction to folklore class and then discuss different customs, dress, ways of speaking, celebrations etc created by the classes. Students love it. I end with the ohio woman in the trailer and ask the question: whose fault is it that this ...Read more

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