In the fourth clip associated with The Betrayal lesson plan, the U.S., after dropping more bombs on Laos than were dropped during all of World Wars I and II combined, leaves Laos abruptly after withdrawing from Vietnam, leaving behind many Laotians who had helped the Americans, including Thavi's father. Students should watch this and other clips from the film and complete the activities in the film's lesson plan. Return to lesson plan »
In this chilling video, Pol Pot's second in command, Nuon Chea (a.k.a. "Brother Number 2"), describes the decision they made to eliminate perceived "traitors" while they were in power. It's the first time a leader of the Khmer Rouge has admitted to ordering the killing of Cambodian people.
A group of Syrian women explain that the biggest challenges for women in the Muslim world stem not from conservative religious behaviors but from the cultural norms advocated by conservative male clerics.