Expanding Voter Turnout Plan Over the past 150 years, the United States has move

Expanding Voter Turnout Plan Over the past 150 years, the United States has moved from newspapers and yellow journalism to social media and fake news. Within this time continuum, we find the media attempting to focus voters’ attention on specific issues, sway public opinion, and influence politics. From a present-day perspective, imagine that you are… Continue reading Expanding Voter Turnout Plan Over the past 150 years, the United States has move

What does the Cold War have to do with redlining in East Los Angeles?

Unit 4 Discussion Board Assignment From the Great Depression to the “Affluent Society” of the 1950s only covers about twenty, thirty years (which is more like five minutes in historical terms, maybe less), but so much to discuss. Think about the continuities and changes happening during this brief period of time. How do we make… Continue reading What does the Cold War have to do with redlining in East Los Angeles?

Describe and analyze the role geography and migrations played in American politics, economics, and society from the end of Reconstruction through the 1980s.

Prompt: Describe and analyze the role geography and migrations played in American politics, economics, and society from the end of Reconstruction through the 1980s. Details: Definitions – do not confuse “migrations” with “immigrations.” A migration is a movement from one area/region of the United States to another area/region of the United States. This is what… Continue reading Describe and analyze the role geography and migrations played in American politics, economics, and society from the end of Reconstruction through the 1980s.

Did the residents of Middletown represent Strauss’s argument about consumption, consumerism, and American citizenship?

Questions/Prompts 10 points each 1. In The Shape of Fear, W.E.B. Du Bois discussed the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan during the 1920s. Who joined the Klan, and why? Where was there a strong Klan influence and why (he spends some time on Ohio, in particular – why)? Du Bois also claimed the “mob”… Continue reading Did the residents of Middletown represent Strauss’s argument about consumption, consumerism, and American citizenship?