In the first clip associated with the Waging a Living lesson plan, Jerry Longoria, who works as a security guard, talks about how much money he makes and how much he pays for rent at a residence hotel. Students should pay attention to how much he earns and what it buys him. Students should calculate a living wage based on steps in the lesson plan, and compare that wage to Jerry's wage. Return to 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.