Summary: "From the creator of and inspired by the seminal documentary of the same name--an Oscar nominee--the definitive history of the successful battle to halt the AIDS epidemic, and the powerful, heroic stories of the gay activists who refused to die without a fight. Intimately reported, this is the story of the men and women who, watching their friends and lovers fall, ignored by public officials,...
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.1 FRA
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1 FRA
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1969 FRA
Summary: Our Fathers is history at its best--as intimate as a diary, as immediate and epic as a novel. When, in early 2002, a team of Boston Globe reporters broke open the pedophilia scandal around Father John J. Geoghan--and then Paul Shanley, Joseph Birmingham, and hundreds of other priests in Boston and across the country--the entire American Catholic Church spun into crisis. But by that time, the...
Publisher / Publication Date: BRDWY 0000
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282.73 FRA
Summary: The story of the brave young men and women who successfully reversed the tide of an epidemic, demanded the attention of a fearful nation, and stopped AIDS from becoming a death sentence. This improbable group of activists bucked oppression and infiltrated government agencies and the pharmaceutical industry, helping to identify promising new medication and treatments and move them through trials...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Sundance Selects 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HOW
Summary: An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during his Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016