Bishop Ruiz: The Pursuit of Justice from the Perspective of the Poor
Date: 1/28/2003; 59 minutes

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Samuel Ruiz Garcia is the former bishop from Chiapas, Mexico who mediated the conflict between the Zapatista rebels and the Mexican government. In this pesentation at UCSB he explores the relationship of the Catholic Church to non-European and indigenous populations as well as various Catholic beliefs. (#6950)

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Standards for Grade(s): 10

World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World

10.10 Students analyze instances of nation-building in the contemporary world in at least two of the following regions or countries: the Middle East, Africa, Mexico and other parts of Latin America, and China.

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