Students analyze a variety of firsthand accounts of Kristallnacht in order to piece together a story of what happened on that night.
Students understand news from Myanmar about the persecution of the Rohingya by analyzing a recent New York Times article.
Students are introduced to the history of Western imperialism in East Asia and its influence on the identities and ambitions of Japan and China.
Scholar Beth Van Schaack discusses General Matsui Iwane’s involvement in the Nanjing atrocities.
Samantha Power discusses the difficulties and challenges of combating genocide.
Author Wes Moore discusses society’s obligation to ask why avoidable tragedies happen.
In this clip, The Honorable Albie Sachs addresses questions from San Francisco Bay Area Facing History student Abigail B. at the 2014 San Francisco Bay Area Benefit Dinner.
Angello Portillo tells about being a bully in middle school and reflects on Facing History
The first of a 3-part series explores the early years of Chinese immigration to the U.S.