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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Educational resources for students and teachers.

Jun 9th, 2008

El Salvador: Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)




Jan 1st, 2008

18 with a Bullet: Resources

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

Jul 11th, 2006

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

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

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

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

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