Entries by Faith Nenoh

If you were a poor white in British colonial America on the eve of the American Revolution, would you have been persuaded to fight for the colonists? Explain.

.       Each response must be in formal essay form with introduction; developed paragraphs and conclusions. I am expecting each of you to demonstrate your understanding of the English language and to make your responses clear, concise and easy to follow. No short-cuts, numbering, subtitles, abbreviations, or other obstructions from formal English!!!! This […]

What side would you have taken and what can we learn from history about the immigration debates of today?

This week we read about American expansion abroad and belief in the “white man’s burden” to civilize backward nations and spread American libertas throughout the world. However, along the homefront, we learned that things were much different. In 1882, the government passed the first legislation that restricted immigration based on national origin and race. By […]

What was the event? Where did this event occur? Who were the actors involved? What was the U.S policy towards this event? Who was the president or presidents at the time? Did the U.S policy towards this event work? What was the policy intended to accomplish? What is your opinion on the event and the U.S policy towards it? 

Research this event and focus on the following question: What was the event? Where did this event occur? Who were the actors involved? What was the U.S policy towards this event? Who was the president or presidents at the time? Did the U.S policy towards this event work? What was the policy intended to accomplish? […]

Identify the Amendments that were passed during this period. Which Amendment did you find most interesting or controversial? Also, explain which act of Congress you found most fascinating or important. 

          Pick three presidents during the Free Market Republic and discuss their executive actions.       Identify the Amendments that were passed during this period. Which Amendment did you find most interesting or controversial? Also, explain which act of Congress you found most fascinating or important.       Identify […]

(Franklin)Discuss the reaction of African Americans to the emergence of revolutionary sentiments in the colonies. How did slaves agitate for their freedom?” How did whites respond to growing demands by black people for their liberty?

Question 01 (Franklin)Discuss the reaction of African Americans to the emergence of revolutionary sentiments in the colonies. How did slaves agitate for their freedom?” How did whites respond to growing demands by black people for their liberty? Question 02 (Williams) Read page 169 “Saul, a Slave Revolutionary Veteran.” Explain the document. What are Saul’s arguments? Is this document reflective of […]

How did technology change the power of the presidency? Is the current use of presidential executive power consistent with Article II of the U.S. Constitution? Why or why not? Be sure to use specific and relevant examples to support your answer.

Question 1   How did technology change the power of the presidency? Is the current use of presidential executive power consistent with Article II of the U.S. Constitution? Why or why not? Be sure to use specific and relevant examples to support your answer.   Question 2 How does our two party system work to […]

From 1914 until 1941. What were the major political and cultural events and historical figures? What were the important cultural and social changes in that period? 

1. From 1914 until 1941. What were the major political and cultural events and historical figures? What were the important cultural and social changes in that period?       2. In regards the movie The Grapes of Wrath. What impression did the movie leave you with? What do you think of the visual dimension […]