In the third clip associated with the Soldiers of Conscience lesson plan, Aidan Delgado, an Iraq War veteran, talks about becoming a conscientious objector and its repercussions. Meanwhile, veteran Jaime Isom says that when one joins the military, one has made an agreement to put their country first. Students should discuss why so many people in Aidan's company reacted with hostility when they learned that he was seeking to become a conscientious objector. 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.