The ten winning student essays reflect on the stories and ideals that have helped shape the ways they think about their roles and responsibilities as engaged members of their communities.
This Explainer defines the term political polarization and provides information on how it impacts US politics and society.
View frequently asked questions about Facing History's Student Essay contest. Learn more about the 2018 essay prompt, prizes, and how to submit your essay.
Draft of telegram from Martha Sharp to Boston Unitarian leadership with update on children's rescue, September 5, 1940