Category Archives: U.S. Government

Plessy v Ferguson – Dissenting Opinion of Supreme Court Justice Harlan, primary source document with analysis questions

Click on the link below to download the primary source document, Supreme Court decision Plessy v Ferguson, dissenting opinion by Justice Harlan: plessy v ferguson primary source document dissenting opinion justice harlan Click on the link below to download analysis … Continue reading

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President Gerald R. Ford’s Proclamation 4311, Pardon for Richard Nixon, Primary Source w/ Activity Questions

Click on the link below to download the primary source text of President Gerald Fords pardon of former President Richard Nixon with analysis questions: nixon pardon by ford text  

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Karl Marx vs Adam Smith article with Analysis Questions

Article comparing the economic philosophies of Karl Marx and Adam Smith, the classic capitalism vs socialism arguments (Analysis questions included.) Click on the link to download article with analysis questions: Adam Smith vs Karl Marx article with analysis questions

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How does the Electoral College work? – video

This video provides a brief explanation of the U.S. presidential electoral college as explained by Christina Greer.

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Inauguration of George Washington – HBO John Adams series

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The Passing of the Declaration of Independence – HBO series John Adams video

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Declaration of Independence – NFL Tribute

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