Tuesday, May 3, 2016
1980-92 Republican Resurgence
- Democrats were hurt by Carters New Deal-style liberalism. Nobody in america is in
the mood for this liberalism. (Truman and JFK were both victims of New Deal
hangover, were more worried ab
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
APUSH Civil Rights!
Freedom Riders 1961
- Sponsored by the Congress for Racial Equality (CORE). Responsible for sending
Freedom Riders south. Ride on buses throughout south to test what the federal cour
Friday, March 25, 2016
Specter of Doom!
The Birth of the Affluent Society
- After WW2, there was a post-war recession as all the soldiers were flooding the roles
of the unemployed. Different than the cause of the Great Depression: long-term
Saturday, April 9, 2016
The Great Society: Liberalism at High Tide
- During 1965-1966, there was the most liberal legislation passed in America!
- Conservatism came back in style in the 60s!
- JFK inspired the american people into service, a
Sunday, April 17, 2016
- well liked by public except for bunny episode!
- Veteran members of congress across the aisles viewed Carter as an outsider and a
rookie, and saw him as being too focused on the details instead of the big pic