The Problem With Conscientious Objectors (Clip 4 of 6)
In the fourth clip associated with the Soldiers of Conscience lesson plan, Major Pete Kilner, a veteran of the Iraq War, comments on what he believes to be the fundamental problem with conscientiously objecting to war: If a person decides to not protect himself out of principle, that is one thing, but is it acceptable to not fight when it puts someone else in danger? Students should discuss this question. View lesson plan »
A speaker at school talks about being a Muslim American woman; Dalya and her mother listen to a news report in which Trump casts all Muslims as terrorists; Dalya and her mother argue about wearing the hijab.
Dalya’s brother gives her advice about her college application essay; the process leads her to think about her identity and her dreams. Dalya participates in the school talent show and has fun with friends getting ready to graduate.
Florida Justice Transitions trailer park is home to 120 sex offenders, all battling their own demons as they work toward rejoining society. This film considers how the destructive cycle of sexual abuse - and the silence surrounding it - can be broken.
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.