Step 1. History of Khmer Rouge in Cambodia - please read the text at this link.
Step 2. Time Magazine photos of Khmer Rouge - please click through these photos documenting the rise and fall of the Khmer Rouge, reading the text that accompanies each photo.
Step 3. Respond to these questions:
• How would you summarize the rise to power of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge?
• What effects did the policies of the Khmer Rouge have on the people of Cambodia? (What evidence can you include to support this answer?)
• Complete brief research: What was the response of the world community to the genocide in Cambodia? (Please be sure to cite your non-Wikipedia sources.)

Recent NY Times article about Cambodian history being lost for today's students