Recognizing and Standing Up to Injustice (Clip 1 of 1)
In this clip, associated with the lesson plan for The Judge and the General, Chileans remember the plight of political prisoners who were "disappeared" during Pinochet's regime. Judge Juan Guzmán talks about writing rejections of appeals to investigate the disappearances earlier in his career. Students should discuss why some people felt compelled to act in the face of injustice while others, such as Judge Guzmán earlier in his career, didn't seem to recognize what was happening. View 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.