The Affluent Society•Private Consumption vs Public Investment•Sputnik (1957)•USSR more advanced then US?
New Deal Liberalism•John F. Kennedy–New Deal Liberalism•Re-Invigorate Public Sector•Extend the New Deal
New LefThe New Lef•New Deal Liberal reforms were not enough•More radical reform needed•Students for a Democratic Society, 1960Make-Up of the New Lef•College-Age Students•Middle to Upper Class•Inspiration for activism from Civil Rights Movement
New Right•More conservative Republicans–Criticized “Me Too” Republicans •Barry Goldwater•Ronald Reagan
The Great Society•New Deal Liberal Domestic Agenda•Address inequalities of consumer state