History 202 (Online)

History 202 (Online)

Professor Rees’ Online US History Survey Course

Assignment #6 Sources for Summary.

Milestone Documents: Brown v. Board of Education. Martin Luther King, Jr., “Letter from the Birmingham Jail.” Civil Rights Act of 1964. Voting Rights Act of 1965. Valerie Solanis, “The SCUM Manifesto.” Richard Nixon, “Silent Majority” Speech. Stokely Carmichael, “Black Power.” Lucian Truscott IV, “Gay Power Comes to Sheridan Square.” Gloria Steinem, “Living the Revolution.” Pictures:… (read more)

Assignment #5 Example.

The Cold War in 1947 to 1991 changed America for the better. The Cold war was a war between the United States and the Soviet Union which occurred after World War II. The war was about who would have control over Europe and about the atomic bomb. The battle for power between the United States… (read more)

Assignment #3 Example.

Again offered anonymously. My comments are in Hypothes.is: The role of government in America changed considerably from the Progressive Era (1895-1917) through the end of World War II. Prior to this era the government displayed a much more hands off type approach towards society also know as, “Laissez faire”. This hands off approach of the… (read more)

Sample Essay for #assignment2

America the, “Land of the free and home of the brave” has been and will always be a country, which was built on innovation, growth, and the well being of its citizens. As America evolved between the years of 1800 to 1901 it saw its country grow in ways it never had seen in its… (read more)