Performance: Five Feet High and Rising (Clip 1 of 3)
In the first clip associated with the Johnny Cash lesson plan, Johnny Cash performs his song "Five Feet High and Rising." Students should should analyze the song and discuss what makes a good personal narrative. Return to lesson plan »
In this classic 1969 documentary, the Man in Black is captured at his peak, the first of many in a looming roller-coaster career. Cash reveals the dark intensity and raw talent that made him a country music star and cultural icon.
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.
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.