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by Orlando de Guzman
When the tsunami’s waters retreated in the Indonesian territory of Aceh, two opposing forces swept in: foreigners and the Islamic law, Sharia. Indonesia: After the Wave follows the massive influx and subsequent challenge to Aceh’s conservative moral standards.
Global Perspectives Collection, Frontline World
by Matthew Metcalfe and Julia Parnell
A Kurdish refugee risks his life by traveling back to his homeland to visit his grandmother before she dies.
Global Perspectives Collection
by Frances Negrón-Muntaner and Cris Borja-Sumbi
The story of how the native people of Guam, the Chamorros, remained loyal to the U.S. under Japanese occupation in WWII, only to be later stripped of much of their ancestral lands by the American military.