hist2 test5 - greater human rights in europe Brezhnev died...

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Sheet1 Page 1 1980 election - 51% Reagan 41% Carter rise of the sunbelt REAGAN: Reaganomics - cutting federal income taxes - by 25% budget deficits rise national debt rises debtor nation d budget pie - 1981 48% - payments to citizens 25% - ditens 10% - on national debt 17% - non-defense discretionary spending -food stamps, welfare, school lunches, national parks, college grants october 1973: oil embargo - hurt US economy helps soviet economy Helsinki treaties - WWII ends
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Unformatted text preview: greater human rights in europe Brezhnev died Andropov died Chernenko died Gorbachev soviet union is the focus of evil in the modern world Strategic Defense Initiative - reagan - ground and space-based systems to protect the United States from attack by strategic n u Star wars oil prices collapsed - $34 -> $5 1991- soviet union falls apart Persian Gulf War- US led forces push- Iraq's army cut of Kuwait pg. 645-653 633-666...
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2008 for the course HIST 315 L taught by Professor Allison during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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