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Revolutionary Leaders

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When does working for social change become revolution? In this lesson, students will study key figures from the Mexican Revolution, including Emiliano Zapata and Pancho Villa, and discuss what motivated them to take action and the broad range of ways that individuals stand up for their principles and beliefs. Students will also consider how contemporary revolutionaries are harnessing the power of digital media to achieve their goals and will develop and implement their own strategies to work for social change.

Additional film modules and lesson plans:
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  • Morelos: Land of Zapata Morelos: Land of Zapata
  • Hacienda of Chihuahua Hacienda of Chihuahua
  • Railway of the Revolution Railway of the Revolution
  • Felipe Angeles: The Heart and Soul of the Revolution Felipe Angeles

This schedule only lists local broadcasts scheduled in the next two weeks. If the screen is blank, The Storm That Swept Mexico is not scheduled to air locally over the next two weeks.

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