Season 1, Episode 24 Father Roy: Inside the School for Assassins
First Aired: August 26, 2008
The efforts of Father Roy Bourgeois, a peace activist, to close the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security and Cooperation (formerly the U.S. Army School of the Americas) at Fort Benning, Ga., are detailed. Bourgeois and others say that the institute trains Latin American forces in terrorism and torture; the Army contends that the center teaches military tactics and human rights. Included: a profile of Bourgeois, a Vietnam veteran. Susan Sarandon narrates.
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- Premiered: March 18, 2008
- Rating: TV-PG
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