PEACE AND JUSTICE STUDIES PLAYLIST on the MONTGOMERY COLLEGE YouTube CHANNEL:
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
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. " 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
NPR Story: French Movie Alerts Public to Immigrants Plight, May 20, 2009
Video links page last updated July 23, 2013