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In 1970, Jane Elliott, a third grade teacher in a small Iowa town, divided her class into two groups for a lesson in discrimination--one group being superior to the other.
The First Measured Century analyzes the United States’ history through data and measurement. Statistical analysis reveals how the lives of everyday Americans changed over the last century.
After surviving Cambodia's Killing Fields as a boy musician who entertained his captors, Arn Chorn-Pond strives to heal the deep scars of his past by reviving Cambodia's traditional music.
This is the only propaganda film known to be made by the Nazis inside an operating concentration camp to prove to the world that Jews were being well-treated in camps.
In this documentary, Araz Artinian discovers the importance of remembrance and her own personal connection to the cultural heritage passed down from her nationalistic Armenian parents.
Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a futuristic, seemingly ideal society. However, he discovers this world is far from perfect after being given his lifetime assignment as the Receiver of Memory.
Use this guide to the dystopian novel The Giver to help students unravel its complex questions about the relationship between memories, identity, and the future.
In a small town, a mysterious stranger erects a gallows in the center of town and executes citizens one by one. Who will speak up for the last survivor?
Tracing the history of Jewish Americans from their first settlement in 1654 to the present, this documentary illustrates the struggles they face in maintaining a sense of their own identity.
This resource draws on autobiographies, diaries, official documents, and literary works to explore how Jews and non-Jews living in Poland throughout history have responded to questions about identity.
After 21-year-old Matthew Shepard was found savagely beaten and left to die in Laramie, Wyoming, the town was forced to confront itself in the reflective glare of national spotlight.
This documentary focuses on the plight of five Hungarian Holocaust survivors, whose individual triumphs are a testament to hope and humanity.