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A child's nightmare unfolds in Ji-li Jiang's chronicle of the excesses of Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution in China in the late 1960s.
Ji-Li Jiang brings her memoir to life in this film, telling her personal story of survival during one of the most terrifying eras of the twentieth century--China’s Cultural Revolution.
Barbara Sonneborn explores the meaning of war and loss on a human level by going on a pilgrimage to the Vietnamese countryside where her husband was killed.
Sonia Schreiber Weitz recalls her childhood experiences during the Holocaust and explains why she has chosen to “bear witness” through writing poetry.
This collection of diaries written by young people during the Holocaust reflects a vast and diverse range of experiences, some being refugees, some hiding, and some being imprisoned in ghettos.
These full-color, museum quality posters are reproductions of five paintings by Samuel Bak, a Holocaust survivor.
This documentary explores Samuel Bak’s work and life through the lens of his childhood experiences in Vilna, where he was interned with his parents during the Holocaust.
This Steven Spielberg film presents the story of Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust.
This is the story of Walter Suskind, a German Jew, who orchestrated the escape of close to 1,000 Dutch children marked for transport to death camps.
This kit is made up of 28 images and an educational packet describing how teachers can incorporate the art of Terezin into their Facing History and Ourselves unit.
Sergio Vieira de Mello, a U.N. diplomat, devoted his life to humanitarianism and worked in some of the world’s most volatile regions, including Baghdad--where he was killed in 2003.
This is the story of Lt. General Romeo Dallaire’s frustrated efforts to stop the madness of the Rwandan Genocide, despite the complete indifference of his superiors.