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Filmmakers, journalists and programmers share their top five documentaries about life in the Middle East and North Africa during the Arab Spring. See their picks and learn why they chose them.
In this lesson, students explore the characteristics of an activist and how activism is sustained over time, despite obstacles and consequences, in order to effect societal change.
This lesson plan uses the documentary film The Storm Makers to provide students with an opportunity to reflect on the causes and consequences of human trafficking.
This lesson uses clips from Marshall Curry's film Point and Shoot to help students explore the impact of those blurred lines and understand what makes journalism distinctive.
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case Trailer
How the government's attempts to silence Ai Weiwei have turned him into China's most powerful artist and an irrepressible voice for free speech and human rights around the globe.
In this lesson, students will consider Arendt's concept of "the banality of evil" in the case of the mass killings in Indonesia in 1965-66.
In this lesson, students will practice writing, listening, discussion and research skills as they compare and contrast global economic models of oil exchange and examine the impacts of these models on local communities.