US vs Soviets wiki page
Use for all the Cold War materials

Panama Canal construction

Need good videos on each one of the revolutions we discuss

Agency in these countries
Much of what they did was for their own political purposes

Consider one pagers due on Tuesday of each week



Operation Condor: A Latin American alliance that led to disappearances and death
http://youtu.be/-_YEKdzjSDA

Jorge Rafael Videla (Argentina)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jorge_Rafael_Videla

Juan María Bordaberry (Uruguay)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Mar%C3%ADa_Bordaberry

The U.S. and the Overthrow of the Chilean Government: A Declassified Dossier (2003)
http://youtu.be/jCNxYVCMzoM

Screening of Documentary, "Argentina's Dirty War and the U.S. (1976-83)
UNC-Chapel Hill
http://youtu.be/V0y6EMvKXJI

Cuban Revolution (Fidel Castro Raul Castro Che Guevara)
Use one entire class session to show this
http://youtu.be/f0952Hj4fWw

El Salvador in the 1980's
Section from CNN Cold War film
http://youtu.be/1bEpEK7uKzE

Jon Snow: Reports from the El Salvador civil war
http://youtu.be/vF_6vtcGyro



Commission of Inquiry: Brazil | United States Institute of Peace
https://www.usip.org/publications/1979/01/commission-inquiry-brazil

Religion and Politics in 20th Century Central America - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin
American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-53

Religion and Politics in 20th Century Central America - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin
American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-53?rskey=ijyH7A&result=10

Alliance for Progress - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-95

Political Violence and the Left in Latin America, 1967–1979 - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of
Latin American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-89?rskey=BgbYre&result=1

Salvador Allende - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-106?rskey=v1tktO&result=3

U.S. Foreign Policy toward Latin America in the 19th Century - Oxford Research Encyclopedia
of Latin American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-41?rskey=Y6tXJg&result=7

Wars of Spanish-American Independence - Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History
http://latinamericanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199366439.001.0001/acref
ore-9780199366439-e-66?rskey=Y6tXJg&result=8

The Spanish-American War, 1898 - Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1866-1898/spanish-american-war

Building the Panama Canal, 1903–1914 - Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1899-1913/panama-canal

Bandung Conference--Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1953-1960/bandung-conf

Bay of Pigs--Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1961-1968/bay-of-pigs

Cuban Missile Crisis--Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1961-1968/cuban-missile-crisis

The Allende Years and the Pinochet Coup, 1969–1973 - Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1969-1976/allende

Jimmy Carter and Human Rights, 1977-1981--Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1977-1980/human-rights

Crisis in the South Atlantic: The Reagan Administration and the Anglo-Argentine War of 1982 -
Milestones: Office of the Historian
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1981-1988/south-atlantic



I was named after a World War One battle
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-40645645

Historiography of Colonial Spanish America
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Historiography_of_Colonial_Spanish_America

Peninsular War
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peninsular_War

La Matanza: 1932 Salvadoran peasant massacre
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/1932_Salvadoran_peasant_massacre

Atlacatl (El Salvador)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atlacatl

History of Panama (1964–77
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Panama_(1964%E2%80%9377)

Latin American literary trends
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_American_Boom

Argentine Military Believed U.S. Gave Go-ahead for Dirty War
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB73/index3.htm

Video: Peronism
Use this
http://youtu.be/fsOxzoQE1RQ

Jacobo Timerman (Argentina)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacobo_Timerman

Rousseff in tears as Brazilian report details junta’s killings and torture
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/10/rousseff-tears-brazilian-report-details-torture-
killings-military-regime



Developing nations problems
Use my template
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/POLI+385+Template

++++The long history of the U.S. interfering with elections elsewhere
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2016/10/13/the-long-history-of-the-u-s-
interfering-with-elections-elsewhere/?utm_term=.045989e97cb6

Tell every class my story about self learning soph year at GU
Show how I dig into new learning

Biography videos of key US people: presidents, Kissinger, etc
Plus do they have bios on the major Latin American players

Mary Grams--who from these countries


Importance of our laptops: the whole world at the tips of our fingers.

For each country a virtual field trip to the National Museum of History and to the National Library.

There's a website I used in the past with links to National Libraries.

While in the National Library virtual trip, go to the catalog and search under "Guerra Fria, Guerra Sucia,
Operación Cóndor."





Maps
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/america.htm

Maps
Map in color to give students
Map in blank to use for tests
Ask Chuck for advice

Google Earth>get back into it

Map: Central America
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map.htm

Map: Central America and the Caribbean
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map.htm
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map2.htm

Map: South America
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/south_america_map.htm

Relief maps
Where are the mountain ranges

Andes mountains
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andes




Latin American flags
http://literacylounge.com/teacher/latin_america/countries/flags/index.htm




Capital Cities:

Capital cities>>other major cities
Bottom up exercise;
Recite the countries from Venezuela to Brazil, then Uruguay north

Argentina (Buenos Aires)
Paraguay (Asunción)
Uruguay (Montevideo)
Brazil (Brasilia, S?o Paolo)
Chile (Santiago)
Peru (Lima)
Bolivia (La Paz, Sucre)
Ecuador (Quito)
Venezuela (Caracas)
Colombia (Bogotá)
Panama (Panama City)
Costa Rica (San José)
Nicaragua (Managua)
El Salvador (San Salvador)
Honduras (Tegucigalpa))
Guatemala (Guatemala City)
Mexico (Mexico City)
Cuba (Havana)
Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo)
Grenada (Saint George's)





Country profiles
Maybe have student groups put together a collage on each one
What restaurants around here
Famous people (movie stars, writers, athletes, singers)
Soccer stars for each country in Europe

Music of Latin America
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Latin_America

Latin American Cuisine
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_American_cuisine

17 Foods From Latin America
https://www.buzzfeed.com/norbertobriceno/i-iz-hungry?utm_term=.np7Xxpy0l#.ohrneq52W

Top Dishes in Latin American Cuisine | Top Universities
https://www.topuniversities.com/blog/top-dishes-latin-american-cuisine

Central American music
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_American_music

Films depicting Latin American military dictatorships
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Films_depicting_Latin_American_military_dictatorships





Timeline

Major events:
1954 Guatemala

1959 Cuba--Castro overthrows Batista
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis

Che Guevara doctrine: focos
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foco
Che Guevara mythology

Vietnam war ongoing

Brazil 1964 military seizes power

1965 US invades Dominican Republic

1965 LBJ doctrine
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson_Doctrine

1969 Nixon-Kissinger
Henry Kissinger will not apologize
https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/11/kissinger-obama-mea-culpa-argentina-cold-war/507749/

1974 Watergate: Nixon resigns the Presidency

Chile--1970 Allende wins presidency

Uruguay 1973 military takes power

Chile--1973 Pinochet takes power

1975 Operation Condor
Chile--1976 Orlando Letelier assassination on US soil

Argentina: 1976 Dirty War

Jimmy Carter January 1977 (human rights emphasis)

Nicaragua--July 1979 Sandinistas take power
Nicaragua--Contras versus Sandinistas

Honduras--role in contras war and other US operations

January 1981 Reagan takes over

El Salvador--1980 Archbishop Romero
El Salvador--December 1980 4 US nuns
El Salvador--November 1981 El Mozote

1982 Boland amendment

Guatemala: 1982 Operation Sofia and Reagan defends Rios Montt

Argentina: Operation Charly (Argentine method used in Central America) started in 1979
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Charly

Argentina 1982: Falkland Islands/Malvinas

October 1983 Grenada

Reagan Doctrine, 1985
https://2001-2009.state.gov/r/pa/ho/time/rd/17741.htm

Nicaragua stuff

November 1986 Iran-Contra