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PEACE AND JUSTICE STUDIES PLAYLIST on the MONTGOMERY COLLEGE YouTube CHANNEL:
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA1D0EBF9D00041AF&feature=mh_lolz


VIDEO LINKS and DISCUSSION BOARDS for CLASS ASSIGNMENTS

Karen Armstrong Makes Her Ted Prize Wish

Patrick Awuah on Educating Leaders

Bill Clinton on Rebuilding Rwanda

Corneille Ewango is a Hero of the Congo Forest

Eleni Gabre-Madhin on Ethiopian Economics

Daniel Goleman on Compassion

Jane Goodall Helps Humans and Animals Live Together in Africa

Dean Kamen on Inventing and Giving

James Nachtwey's Searing Photos of War

Jacqueline Novogratz Invests in Ending Poverty

Matthieu Ricard on the Habits of Happiness

Philip Zimbardo on the Psychology of Evil


ABC NEWS

All Those Little Faces: Elizabeth Vargas Explores India's "Gendercide"

Dec. 10, 2011  "Six months ago, I traveled to India to see firsthand what the prime minister of that country calls a national shame.  It is the systematic, widespread, shocking elimination of India’s baby girls.  Some 50,000 female fetuses are aborted every month in India.   Baby girls are often killed at birth, either thrown into rivers, or left to die in garbage dumps.  Its estimated that one million girls in India “disappear” every year."  Complete story and video.

ABC 20/20: Disappearing Daughters

Dec. 9, 2011  "It is a country with a female president and where men revere female goddesses. And yet, India is far from a haven for women. According to current estimates, Indian men outnumber women by nearly 40 million. That startling gender gap, activists say, is the result of gendercide. Nearly 50,000 female fetuses are aborted every month and untold numbers of baby girls are abandoned or murdered.  More....


BBC NEWS

BBC News. "Too Easy: Ex-Drone Operator on Watching Civilians Die." October 5, 2012

     "In 2009, James Jeffrey was a Britsh Army officer in Afghanistan.
      He operated U.S. drones targeting Taliban fighters."

BBC Technology News. “Researchers Use Spoofing to ‘Hack’ Into a Flying Drone.” June 29, 2012

BBC News.  "U.S. Navy Drone Crashes in Maryland," June 12, 2012.

BBC News.  "Iran Shows Film of Captured U.S. Drone."  December 9, 2011


THE SELLING OF INNOCENTS

Emmy award-winning documentary by Ruchira Gupta on sex trafficking: apneaap.org/policy-work/our-resources/videos/selling-innocents-film-ruchira-gupta 


YOUTUBE VIDEOS on PEACE and JUSTICE TOPICS

The Bandana Project at Gavilan College

Peace X Peace: Connecting Women for Peace


AUDIO

NPR Story: French Movie Alerts Public to Immigrants Plight, May 20, 2009


Video links page last updated July 23, 2013


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