Find strategies, tips, and content to help you and your students learn from the events in Charlottesville.
Ruth Fischer was a member of the creative Jewish Eisler family, which produced political activists and creative artists. She was a leader of the German Communist Party (KPD) during the 1920’s and fought battles both within the party and within the international communist movement to keep the KPD from falling under the control of Moscow.
A Facing History student shares her thoughts on March for Our Lives and the need for young people to mobilize and stay politically active.
In the wake of the student-led Parkland protest, students can understand the role they can play in creating positive social change with our lesson on the history student activism.
Soft Vengeance is about Albie Sachs, a lawyer, writer, art lover and freedom fighter, set against the dramatic events leading to the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa. This version was created for use by Facing History and Ourselves.