War and Violence in "The Good Old Days
The assertation that Americans are a peaceful, nonviolent people is not very accurate. This country has not advanced very far unless we were fighting a war or "occupying a country for their best interests", eve
The popular film "The Best Years of Our Lives" reflected American's
rejection of the trend toward suburban living.
desire to stabilize and prosper during the years after the war.
fear that the fascist powers of Germany and Japan would rise again.
World War II ushered in the atomic age. Fueled by evidence the Nazis were
trying to develop an atomic bomb, the United States began the Manhattan
Project to develop one first. The atomic bomb was eventually dropped on
Japan creating such devastation t
Which statement about industry in the 1920s is NOT true?
Mass production spread quickly in American industry.
Businesses rejected any implementation of Taylor's scientific management.
Standardized parts helped increase productivity and efficiency on the
Economic conditions that fueled support for foreign trade included
a decrease in the number of wage earners.
the seemingly unlimited prosperity of the years 18881895.
the nation's decision to use silver-backed currency.
a huge increase in the amount of ma
Iranian Revolution in 1979
The Iranian Revolution of 1979 was a revolt of the society
against the state. In 1953, the America CIA helped to
overthrow a democratically elected prime minister in Iran,
and restore the Shah to his throne. The Shah supported
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As Tony Curtis says "Doing things my way will make everyone happy"(13)
Desires always led to acting upon them (Dathorne 50)
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Bill Clinton's foreign policy was determined by whatever scandal he was in while
his weak policies allowed other countries to run all over American interests.
Korean Nuclear Development In 1994, Preident Clinton sent Jimmy Carter to
make a deal with the N
1 In the early 20th century, the rise of alcoholism was becoming an alarming problem. When the government stepped in and passed the Eighteenth Amendment, prohibiting the sale of alcohol except for religious purposes, gangsters in many big cities saw
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Americans in the 1950s believed in the basic strength of the United States.
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Dwight Eisenhower was courted by both the Democrats and the Re