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In September, Angelina Jolie released her biographical thriller, First They Killed My Father, which follows the life of five-year-old Loung Ung during the reign …


Cambodia

Editor’s Note: This is Part Three of a three-part series. Read Part I and Part II. In the first two parts of this series, …


Cambodia

Editor’s Note:This is Part II of a three part series. Read Part I Here.  In Part I of this series, I discussed the first …


Cambodia

Editor’s Note: This is Part I of a three part series.  I recently had the good fortune to spend some time in Cambodia. Part …

On Sunday, Cambodia and the world were shocked by the calculated murder of famed dissident and opposition politician Kem Ley. Ley, founder of the …


Cambodia

ABOUT THE FILM Released in 1984, The Killing Fields won twenty-seven awards including three Oscars, eight BAFTA’s, and three Academy Awards. The year is 1973. …


Cambodia Human Rights

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal was established in 2003 as a joint effort by the United Nations and the Royal Government of Cambodia to try …


Cambodia

Sometimes justice is a slow process. In the case of Cambodia it has taken 40 years to finally prosecute some of those involved in …


Cambodia

First Lady Michelle Obama is in Asia this week promoting her Let Girls Learn initiative. This weekend she will be in Cambodia, where she …

I’ve just arrived back from southern Florida, where we were shooting the next video in our Witness Project. Previous videos featured survivors of communist regimes …