Life Without Fear*

  • 1991 ----- color ----- 22 min ----- vhs///
  • (Commissioned by the British Columbia Teacher's Federation) A resource to spark constructive discussion about racism in schools with interviews of students, teachers and experts. Deals with a broad range of issues beginning with the significant problem of denial, the hurtful impact of stereotypes, problem of inter-racial dating, and challenges of ESL students ghettoized by the language barrier. Also deals with some aspects of the history of racism in B.C.; with systemic discrimination; racism in the media; and racist jokes and how to confront them. (Closed-Captioned) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Adolescence, Canadian Studies, Community Life, Discrimination, Education, Sociology)