Tagged: cambodia

ctrp369 Modern War over Ancient Land

ctrp369 Modern War over Ancient Land

MP3 Audio [18 MB]DownloadShow URL The Preah Vihear temple is piece of world heritage dating back to the 9th century. But the war being fought over who controls it between Combodia and Thailand is going on right now in 2011....
 

Killing Fields Survivor

Killing Fields Survivor

As I type this entry I’m listening again to a recent episode of CBC radio’s The Current podcast. It is a profoundly sad and important interview with a Cambodian man (now living in Canada) who survived 4 years in the...

bmtv87 Killing Fields and S21 Vlog

bmtv87 Killing Fields and S21 Vlog

Im still getting over jetlag and settling in here in the US. In the meantime here is a video entry recorded in Cambodia last month. It features my visit to the killing fields and the s21 torture prison.

bm267 Empowering Cambodian Children with Friends International

bm267 Empowering Cambodian Children with Friends International

MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL Friends International is a very unique organization doing some very revolutionary work in an often overlooked part of the world with the most overlooked people on this planet- street children. While in Phnom Penh I...
 

bm266 Finding Cambodia’s Lost Culture

bm266 Finding Cambodia’s Lost Culture

MP3 Audio [15 MB]DownloadShow URL Bophana is an organization based in Phnom Penh, dedicated to finding and archiving video, audio, and text documentation of Cambodian culture.  Throughout the decades of war and the destructive Khmer Rouge regime, much of the...
 

Talking about the Killing Fields

Talking about the Killing Fields

Although I’ve arrived back home in Amsterdam, my mind still drifts regularly back to Cambodia.  In conversations with friends and day dreams as I ride my bike around town, I think most about the killing fields and that horrible torture...