week 5 discussion - Based on your textbook reading think about the history of the Cold War and how it compares to what is going on in the Middle East

week 5 discussion - Based on your textbook reading think...

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Based on your textbook reading, think about the history of the Cold War and how it compares to what is going on in the Middle East today. Then, identify two issues that occurred during the Cold War that still resonate today, and compare them to two issues that have occurred more recently in the Middle East. How have the issues during both time periods lingered or affected society in America? More specifically, think about the United States’ role in overseas intervention attempts. Defend your claim with evidence from the textbook.The cold war and what is and has been going on in the middle east are very very different. I was surprised to find that there were a few similarities though. This week’s discussion was a bit hard for me. I was kind of clueless on all the issues that surrounded the Cold War and todays War on Terror. I ended up having to do a lot of extra research so that I could really grasp the event in question. I did learn a lot more than I thought I would have. Although the Cold War

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