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Learn more about the controversies relating to the war in Afghanistan, including the incident documented in Armadillo, the release of classified war reports by WikiLeaks and fraud surrounding President Hamid Karzai's re-election.
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.
Granito: How To Nail A Dictator Feature Films
The extraordinary story of how a film, aiding a new generation of human rights activists, became a granito — a tiny grain of sand — that helped tip the scales of justice.
When the Mountains Tremble Feature Films
Filmed in 1982 at the height of the Guatemalan Army's repression against the Mayan indigenous people, this film describes the struggle of the largely Indian peasantry against a heritage of state and foreign oppression.
Armadillo Feature Films
A platoon of Danish soldiers fight the Taliban at Armadillo, a combat operations base in southern Afghanistan.
Where Soldiers Come From Feature Films
Follow the four-year journey of childhood friends who join the National Guard after graduating from high school.
Families of the Disappeared Classroom Clips
A young woman tells the story of her father's disappearance during the Guatemalan genocide.