The second clip associated with The Last Conquistador lesson plan shows a city council meeting in El Paso Texas, where the costly building of a controversial monument is debated. Students should discuss if tax dollars should be spent on such a controversial sculpture and other questions from The Last Conquistador note-taking guide. Return to lesson plan »
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.