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All Posts Tagged With: "El Salvador"

World Links: U.S. May Expand Embassy in Pakistan, Conservative MPs Step Down as U.K. Expense Scandal Widens

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 28th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Journalists Detained in N. Korea, Nationwide Strikes in France

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 19th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: El Salvador Elects Leftist President, Judges Reinstated in Pakistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 16th, 2009 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Insurgent Reintegration Programs Around the World

Governments in Yemen, Singapore, Iraq, Mozambique, Columbia and El Salvador have used various approaches to reintegrate insurgents into civilian life.

Dec 24th, 2008 | Comments

Lesson Plans

These lesson plans and activities for middle and high school classes serve as a guide to exploring the themes of WIDE ANGLE films.

Oct 16th, 2008 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Filmmaker Notes: Nina Alvarez

Filmmaker Nina Alvarez talks about a mother's love for her son and shares her personal experience as a Salvadoran-American.

Aug 5th, 2008 | Comments

Gang Violence from L.A. to El Salvador: Preparation

Educational resources for students and teachers.

Jun 9th, 2008 | Comments

El Salvador: Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)




Jan 1st, 2008 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Resources

Links to information on El Salvador and gangs in both the U.S. and El Salvador.

Jul 11th, 2006 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Filmmaker Notes: Director Ricardo Pollack

Director Ricardo Pollack talks about how he got to know the members of MS-18 in El Salvador.

Jul 11th, 2006 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Photo Essay: El Salvador, the Makings of a Gangland

Learn about El Salvador's history of civil unrest and political and social turmoil in the photo essay.

Jul 11th, 2006 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Timeline: Gangs, El Salvador, and United States

Learn about the history of gangs in El Salvador and their ties to the United States in this timeline.

Jul 11th, 2006 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Introduction

(Encore presentation August 5, 2008) With unprecedented access to the lives of these self-proclaimed “homeboys,” "18 with a Bullet" uncovers the inner workings of a gang whose transnational membership numbers in the tens of thousands and which has captured the attention of U.S. law enforcement.

Jul 11th, 2006 | Comments

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