This decision enabled the federal government to construct dams along the Tennessee River to stop flooding and initiate the generation of affordable hydroelectric power for the resident communities. In August, FDR signed the Social Security [...]
In the subsequent part of the chapter, the author illustrates the events of Indians' settlement. The author claims that mercantilism ideals became the prevention of ethnic diversity support.
The Crime of Poverty is the discussion developed by Henry George concerning the reasons for why not all people can be rich and if it is possible to avoid poverty. It is necessary for all [...]
There are three stories that can prove that the beginning of the 1970s was one of the periods when inappropriateness of people's decisions influenced the lives of millions.
Still, not all approaches were appreciated in the past, and a number of people suffered because of their inabilities to choose the correct approaches and follow the existing order.
The slave owner gains directly from the welfare of the slaves and the slaves gained directly from offering their services to the slave owner.
The actions of the USSR as to the expansion to Eastern Europe alerted the USA and resulted in international tension affecting the rest of the world.
Socialism was gaining momentum, and this was an enormous threat to the future of America. Therefore, America did all within its powers to support nations that were against Socialism leading to the emergence of the [...]
The Knights of Labor was one of the first attempts to underline how unfair the conditions for work were and how terrible the employers' treatment was.
Africans came to the realization that every person was created in the image of God, which is the image of goodness.
Differences in economic developments in the south and the north could also be viewed as one of the factors that fuelled benevolent empire in the antebellum period.
He claimed further that those who supported abolitionism and freedom were the friends of the south while slaveholders and slave-breeders were the real enemies of the south.
The picture tells a lot about the lives of slaves in the plantations and in Britain. Slaves reinterpreted the bible whereby they realized that they were not supposed to be servants.
Nowadays, it became a commonplace assumption among many Americans that the causes, behind the rise of the Civil Rights Movement, during the course of the 20th century's sixties, had to do with the fact that [...]
Similarly, the Treaty of Versailles was important in making the US a world power in the 20th century. The US was skeptical about the terms of the treaty because of the inclusion of the League [...]
In 1812, the United States purchased one of the richest states referred to as Louisiana, which facilitated the signing of the Treaty of Ghent.
The article of confederation had problems that limited the functioning of the new government. The major weakness was the amount of power it gave the individual states leaving the federal government to be weak.
It was not a physical war like the ones that were fought during the First World War and the Second World War.
Jefferson believed that the landless laborers posed a threat to the nation because they were not independent. He believed that if Englishmen ruled over the world, they would be able to extend the effects of [...]
A challenge of the traditional accounts about the pre-colonial Wolof state was the tendency to separate the dependent groups from the aristocracy, which helped the last ones establish their dominance in society.
1 In the introduction, the author makes a profound comparison and contrast between the treatment of colored people in different historical periods, which helps the audience to realize the importance of the subject.
What follows in this section of the essay are ten events that influenced the formation of the United States of America as a nation and a people.
The main goal of this paper is to discuss the main aspects and key figures in the history of Idaho. Nowadays, it is one of the largest water supplier and producer of hydroelectric power in [...]
The US president declared war on Mexico after the kidnapping of the American soldiers in the American land. With time, this led to the American Revolution that granted independence to the locals.
In those days, women carrying weapons were said to be the ones behind aggressive acts, and there was even a claim of the private army being under the leadership and influence of women.
If that happened, the state would have the option of accepting the verdict of the other states or secede from the Union.
Gradually, another kind of labor took shape in the South: the institute of indentured servitude became the source of the labor force for colonists and the way to survive for numerous poor immigrants.
The Incarceration of the Japanese is one of the most significant events in the history of the United States of America.
In the article, the Romantic Movement Romantic impulse meant the liberation of the Americans to a point of freedom regarding respect and love.
Marking the most impressive passages from the chapter, it would be reasonable to note that the authors of the book preferred to adhere to the style which could be called a dialogue with the audience [...]
The case of Sacco and Vanzetti is considered to be one of the most controversial in the history of the United States.
One of the secondary sources used is "Vietnam War Mythology and the Rise of Public Cynicism" while the other one is "And that's the Way It Was: The Vietnam War on the Network Nightly News".
In addition, the rights to property eased the tension and enhanced security in the US. In the sixteenth Century, a large number of Europeans migrated to the United States.
The abolishment of slavery in 1865 changed the lives of many individuals living in the South of the US. The influence of the KKK was exacerbated by the fact that the group appeared when the [...]
The main reason for declaring independence against Great Britain was the people’s dissatisfaction with the governing and taxes introduced by it.
The work analyzes two documents regarding the Boston Massacre using the H.I.P.P. protocol and gives answers to analysis questions.
The main goal of this paper is to demonstrate how different policies and programs ensured the growth of the federal government, underlining its involvement in world affairs and the domestic economy. The scientific and technological [...]
The Missile Crisis was a 13-day negotiation between the USA and the USSR concerning the latter's decision to place nuclear missiles in Cuba as a reaction to the US activities in Turkey and Italy.
It is safe to say that Kennedy was an extraordinary character and his rule generated a series of events that have left a trace in the memories of people all around the world.
Even though some of the information was discussed in class, it was important to learn more about the Compromise of 1850 and the role of the law regarding fugitive slaves.
In addition to that, he did not believe the promotion of manufactures to be significant for the country. Fortunately, the overall attitudes of the representatives of the US were rather positive, and they were happy [...]
The Reconstruction Era in the US refers to the period after the Union victory in the Civil War when slaves were freed and given the opportunity to change their future.
The main objective of the act was to eliminate the social and cultural traditions of native residents and make them a part of an established system.
Thus, the doctrine typical to western Europe of the Roman Imperial Age, the Middle Ages, and the beginning of the Modern Age favored the development of the Empire and Monarchies.
This essay aims to outline how the social and political events had impacted the lives of firefighters in the times of Cold War and the Civil Rights movement, as well as to explore the current [...]
The following paper will explain and cover the USA's role in the Cold War era in Korea, and other significant shifts of this period.
One of the reasons for the USA's rise to power is the adoption and avid interpretation of the Monroe Doctrine. The modern interpretation of the doctrine allows the USA to treat any country whose actions [...]
One of the most interesting ideas expressed by the author is the isolated existence of the concept of disability and its evolution throughout history that was unraveling alongside the presence of disability in the society.
In most of the wars associated with the United States, it is evident that the ultimate objective has always been to pursue its national interests.
At the onset of the Era of Reconstruction, the issue of freedom became dominant in the United States. The depowered groups of the population in the United States during the time of Reconstruction and the [...]
The American society went from the period of Reconstruction after the civil war in the Gilded Age, which is considered to be the epoch of intense economic and demographic growth by the progressive era because [...]
The ties that the country kept with the rest of the world were mostly economic, based on exports and imports. The first major experience of the USA in global foreign politics came with the beginning [...]
The course of the history of the United States was changed many times due to the efforts of different activists. The main goal of this paper is to demonstrate how their actions, decisions, and leadership [...]
The stark contrast between the fundamental visions and ideologies of the Soviet Union and the United States caused a distrust between the two giants and facilitated the fear of each other's military strength.
One of such pages was the Cold War - the period of geopolitical tension that started after the World War II between the US and the Soviet Union.
As the economy of the state was not stable enough at that time, the system proposed by Jefferson consisted of three years of free education followed by the opportunity to continue for a fee.
The question of peace remains to one of the most important issues for consideration in the world of politics and the development of the international relations.
The culmination of the American Revolution in the late 18th century saw the emergence of social problems and the emergence of gangs in the US.
It is widely known that industrialization caused the rapid development and growth of the manufacturing segment in the United States of America due to the optimization of the production process.
Kwon Do In lived in Japan and looked for different opportunities to change his life as he was tired of the contemporary situation.
This essay is based on an exploration of two books, Philip Vera Cruz: A Personal History of Filipino Immigrants and the Farmworkers Movement by Craig Sharlin and Lilia Villanueva and The Dreams of Two Yi-Min [...]
In fact, it might be said that it is due to their efforts that the American Dream still exists as a piece of reality.
The primary purpose of the paper is to discuss the peculiarities of the gold rush and the impact it had on people's life.
Despite being a former slave, he has managed to earn a significant fortune and was considered to be among the most respected people of color in the city, and one of the wealthiest African-American men [...]
Once President Roosevelt had occupied the main position in the American government, he issued an announcement that ordered to free all representatives of the Asian nation from internment camps in the territory of the USA.
Taking into account that the California Alien Land Law was a serious barrier to the provision of immigrants' rights, it is essential to explore the case associated with Harada House in detail, focusing on the [...]
Irish immigrants came to the United States in search of a better life and employment opportunities. These leisure activities allowed Irish immigrants to adapt and participate in the social life of a community.
'The Declaration of Independence' is one of the importance documents in the history of America as it has laid a foundation to a better constitution.
The key figures in the conflict were capitalized tycoons and the owners of large enterprises on one side and the working class along with the Knights of Labor on the other.
The following paper will present a discussion of slavery in the USA and an explanation of the tremendous impact it made on the lives of all Americans.
America's post-civil war foreign policy was largely influenced by the desire to sustain the security of the union as well as uphold the tenets of democracy that led to the creation of the U.S.in the [...]
Thesis statement: Even though the U.S.military force positions itself as the "policemen of the world", there is major controversy existing around the U.S.military forces participating in military conflicts abroad, namely Syria and Cameroon.
Since the year 1631, the General Court of the United States under the support of Rogers Williams required that; if a person was not a congressionalist, he/she was not allowed to vote.
It was difficult to compare her with any of her friends in the fifties as she was completely different person. The aim of this paper is to elaborate on how different Doris' life was from [...]
The most prominent ones include the cotton industry, with both the plantation boom in the South and the manufacturing in the North.
However, the House of Representatives experiences aristocratic democracy because the bills generated in this house are subject to negative reviews of the president and the upper house.
In effect, the current state of the United States is an outcome of the movement that initiated the enactment of various laws that shaped the destiny of the country.
The enthusiasm of modernizers who viewed modernization theory as the key to the development of the world was very low after failures of the Vietnam War and Cold War.
Stressing the importance of the Siege of the Alamo in the whole battle, it should be stressed that both sides fought with courage and the victory of Mexican forces in the particular event can be [...]
In 2001, the US funded and trained over 650 paramilitary army of anti-Aristide in the Dominican Republic. Three weeks later, the rebel group that was believed to be trained by the US marched in Haiti [...]
There was high demand for slaves in the North to work in farms. In fact, a lot of changes in colonial America were influenced by the English colonizers.
Thus, the main issue this immigrant group faces in the modern American society is the stigmatization of their low levels of education that resulted from low expectations of Mexicans entering the country on the part [...]
Today, however, more people are referring to the holiday as the President's Day, highlighting the fact that it honors not just George Washington, but also every person who has been the head of the United [...]
At the height of the Cold War, when the world was at its lowest point due to the threat of a nuclear holocaust and the numerous proxy wars held in different areas of the globe, [...]
For both whites, the main issue of concern was the future of the West. The motive behind the Wilmot Proviso was to do away with slavery in the newly acquired lands after the Mexican War [...]
It is one of the oldest cities in California, and this can be traced by the numerous buildings in the city center.
The two major groups at the Constitutional Convention were the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists. Where the founding dread of the Federalists was a failure, the original fear of the Anti-Federalists was a loss.
Change may occur due to the change in leadership of the party, a landslide defeat in an election, political stand over a certain policy issue, or adapt to the socio-political change of the country or [...]
The doubts based on the founders' wording of the constitution are based on the notion that women had to fight for their rights two centuries prior to the drafting of the constitution.
In summary, it is fair to conclude that the founding fathers of America were sexists who did not consider women in their constitution.
This is due to the existence of the judicial arm of the government that has maintained a balance in the affairs of either arm.
Franklin pointed out that there was a need to watch every word of individualism in America if the change was anticipated to take place any time in the vicinity."...so began, in American political life, the [...]
The same chain can be perceived in the cotton empire cotton is grown in the USA using extensive slave labor, then it is shipped to Liverpool and used to create cotton fabrics, after which these [...]
Hamilton stood for the development of the American economy as the centralized and highly industrialized one while Jefferson was the proponent of the republic with strong decentralization and the agrarian sector of the economic development.
The author explains the reasons for such rapid grown by stating that the USA was destined to become the world's cotton farm due to the having the three main components required for the production of [...]
This paper will discuss these events in detail, emphasizing that the emerge of the Republican Party took place not only because of the conflict between the North and the South considering slavery abolition but due [...]
Consequently, the presence of these matters explains the linkage of the United States' war in Vietnam and the American Revolution to Mao's stages of the insurgency.
These socio-political phenomena were caused by the birth of Communism and the Soviet Union, as well as by the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union.
The government institutions and political regimes have been accused of allowing amarginalisation' to excel in the acquisition and roles assigned to the citizens of the US on the basis of social identities.
What is definitely certain is that many factors like the shifting of the economy, unstable credit and financial system, poor government decisions, and the fact that the international economy was still recovering from ruinous effects [...]