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Unformatted text preview: Nixon impeached for (1) obstruction of justice (2) abuse of power (3) contempt of Congress Gerald Ford in the White House Pardons Nixon Bush investigates the CIA Saigon & Cambodia fall to Communism, the rest are “little tigers” of southeast Asia Jimmy Carter’s Presidency Panama Canal- operations to Panama by 2000 Camp David Accords- Sadat & Begin meet at Camp David to provide a framework for a peace settlement b/w them Iran & the Hostage Crisis- the rescue mission fails American Society in Transition Immigration Acts to stop illegal immigrants Hispanic Americans get more rights Native Americans were given more tribal lands & control over their internal programs Gays get more rights Environmental & Conservationist movements- Love Canal...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIUS 201 taught by Professor Kett during the Spring '08 term at UVA.
- Spring '08