Lesson Plan: The power of photographs from Vietnam to the border crisis


Use this PBS NewsHour Extra lesson plan to understand the power of photographs and the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border. Continue reading

U.S. Guns Fuel Mexico Drug Violence


Just over the U.S border in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, a dozen more people were killed this weekend continuing a disturbing trend. Last year there were…read more

“Chrislam” Combines Christian and Muslim Beliefs


In Nigeria, where half of the population is Muslim and the other half is Christian, the so-called “Chrislam” church is blurring the lines between the…read more

Civil War Rages in Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka is in the midst of a decades-long civil war between government forces and the rebel group Tamil Tigers, killing thousands of civilians caught…read more

10 Years After Columbine: Gun Sales and Violence Up


Two years after the college shootings at Virginia Tech and ten years after the high school shooting in Columbine, Colorado gun violence is still a…read more

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