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by Tiziana Panizza and Paola Castillo
A social experiment that moves marginalized families into a middle class neighborhood in Valparaiso, Chile.
Global Voices, Global Perspectives Collection
by Karen Kelly
A grisly discovery of more than 400 mutilated bodies in Mexico is turning history on its head. Aztec Massacre paints a new picture of the violent relations between the Aztecs and the Conquistadors and rewrites much of what we thought we knew about the Aztec civilization.
AfroPop, Global Perspectives Collection, Secrets of the Dead
by Denise Zmekhol
This inspiring story of struggle and resilience reveals how we are all “children of the Amazon,” breathing the same air and sharing the same fate.
By Samantha Grant and Carl Byker
The Daughters of the Forest explores Paraguay’s Mbaracayú Forest Girls’ School, a beacon of hope where students learn economics along with other traditional subjects, and then put what they learn into practice by running successful businesses.
by Patricia Flynn with Mary Jo McConahay
A young mother living in Iowa discovers she is a survivor of one of the most egregious massacres in Guatemala’s 36-year civil war, forcing her to confront her identity and the truth about her past.
Global Voices, POV
by Pamela Yates, Peter Kinoy, and Paco de Onís
Discover how a 26-year-old documentary became vital forensic evidence in the trial of a dictator for human-rights abuses.
Women and Girls Lead, POV
by Francine Strickwerda and Laurel Spellman Smith
Oil & Water is the true David & Goliath story of two boys coming of age in the middle of one of the world’s worst toxic disasters. One fights for the survival of his Amazonian tribe, while the other attempts to revolutionize the oil industry.
by Lorena Manriquez and Miguel Picker
Siqueiros: Walls of Passion is the story of one of the great Mexican artists of the 20th century, David Alfaro Siqueiros, and the resurrection of his Los Angeles mural "América Tropical,” later championed by Chicano movement as a symbol of its oppressed culture.
by Saul Landau and Meredith Burch
The confrontation in Mexico's most southern state raises global questions about the price of progress.
by Rodrigo Vazquez
Following two newly elected indigenous leaders from the campaign trail to their first year in office, filmmaker Rodrigo Vasquez journeys into the heart of the democratic revolution in Bolivia.
Global Perspectives Collection, Global Voices, Women and Girls Lead