Here is a link to the politics page of the Washington Post, that
depth articles on recent political news.
AMH 2020, WOH 2022
Here is a great series of interviews on the Great War (WWI) and
on the societies involved. (WWI)
Link to a good article on the history of labor unionization in
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the difficulties of
Supreme Court case relating to internment of terrorist suspects
Justices uphold internet pornography as free speech issue. (1st
Congress battles to pass minimum wage law (Feb 1, 2007)
POS 2041, AMH2010
Here is site of the National Archives that has a good amount of
on the constitutional convention, the Constitution itself, and
the Bill of
Article on the persistence of world poverty according to 2006
5-4 decision outlawing capital punishments for juveniles (8th
U.S. must charge Padilla or release him. (Habeas corpus)
POS 2041 AMH 2020
Article about the groups and leaders of the civil rights movement
after Martin Luther King's death.
June 2008 Supreme Court case strikes down handgun ban in
Washington DC based
on 2nd Amendment reasoning.
Article on Medals of Honor issued to U.S.Army veterans at the
(Massacre) at Wounded Knee and the campaign to have those medals
Nonprofit organization example of the use of litigation as a
Article on on the impact of Sputnik, the first satellite in Space
in 1957 on
its 50th anniversary (October 4th, 2007.
50th Anniversary of the Interstate Highway System
Article on Congressional approval of curbing of civil liberties
terrorism (Sept 2006)
This homepage link to the University of Wisconsin's website on
papers is a great source for learning how to use citations when
papers and how to avoid plagiarism. It has examples of how to use
APA, and MLA styles.
Here is a website from Florida State University that examines
what it is, and how students can avoid it in their writing to
grades on essay assignments.
Why are more former members of Congress becoming Lobbyists?
AMH2020, WOH2022, POS2041
American capitalism under siege
AMH 2020, ISS 1120, WOH 2022, POS 2041
Wilsonian idealism and modern U.S. foriegn policy
AMH 2020, POS 2041
Article on the divisiveness of 19th century U.S. politics.
Some campaign finance restrictions invalidated by the Supreme
Court (January 2010)
Supreme court affirms right to bear arms extends to states and
local governments in 5-4 decision (June 2010)
Voting methods and reform proposals
American soldiers convicted in 2011 of killing non-combatants for
fun and taking body parts as souvenirs. Compare to My Lai
Supreme Court case overturning limits to campaign spending