Ronald Reagan

Explain what strategies did the Women’s Suffrage Movement and the Civil Rights Movement use to achieve success?

History Using the Week 7 course lectures and readings, answer the following 2 prompts (about 300 words per question). 1. Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton were the only two presidents from 1961 to 2001 to serve two full four-year terms. What similarities and differences do you see between these two presidencies? 2. What strategies did […]

Discuss how each speaker interpreted the phrase “city upon a hill” and if Kennedy and Reagan interpretations are similar to or different from Winthrop’s interpretation?

A City upon A Hill reading reflection Read John Winthrop’s “A Model of Christian Charity.”  Puritan leader John Winthrop’s description of American as a “city upon a hill” contributed to the idea of American exceptionalism. The phrase has been recycled by several politicians, most notably John F. Kennedy and Ronald Reagan. Click on the two blue […]

In what ways has the United States fulfilled Winthrop’s vision of a “shining city upon a hill?”

Essays should range in the 350 to 500 word length. They should have three to five paragraphs with an introduction and thesis, a body of evidence that proves the thesis, and a conclusion. Review the rubric for guidance on this essay. Always cite your sources, both in your essay and in a bibliography at the […]

Write an essay contrasting the political philosophies, policies, and political coalitions that supported Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan, the two great icons of twentieth century liberalism and conservatism, respectively.

Write an essay contrasting the political philosophies, policies, and political coalitions that supported Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan, the two great icons of twentieth century liberalism and conservatism, respectively. For each president, your essay should address: • What their respective philosophies had to say about the proper relationship between government and the citizenry. • What […]

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