In the second clip associated with the This Way Up lesson plan, a man sneaks over the security barrier in the West Bank to see his mother at the Our Lady of Sorrows nursing home. He tells his mother about the way the security barrier in the West Bank has divided his fiancée from him. Students should take notes on how the security barrier is affecting the lives of those in the film. Return to lesson plan »
The security wall being constructed by Israel on the West Bank has divided Palestinian families and communities. It has also isolated the a nursing home outside of Jerusalem, leaving its residents to face old age in the throes of a bitter conflicts.
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.