Read President Barack Obama’s commencement address at Howard University from 2016 about his vision of civic participation and the duties of citizenship.
Two women. One allegiance. Together they fought for women everywhere, and their strong willpower and sheer determination still ripples through contemporary society.
Through this resource, students investigate the challenges and possibilities of citizenship by exploring the stories of four young Americans.
Read a selection of firsthand accounts describing the catastrophic period of inflation the Weimar Germany experienced after World War I.
Read a transcript of the press conference that took place ten days after Michael Brown’s death and several days after responsibility for security in Ferguson was transferred from local police to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Learn about the religious landscape of colonial America to better understand religious freedom today.
Examine the rise of nativism and anti-Catholic prejudices in the 1800s in the US and consider connections to issues surrounding religious freedom today.