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O.J Simpson Trial
: nfl player O.J simpson
: was accused for the death of his wife and friend
: the polls after this showed that the us was truly polarized.
the service sector
what - the increase in service based industries
when- after the 1990
where - us
why- there would be a increase in employment in companies like walmart
able archer exercise
where- western europe
WHO- by the soviet union
what - was a 10 day simulation of conflict escalation
why- to show the tension between the United States and western eruope
what - reform of the oppressive soviet union,
who- by gorbachev
where- soviet union
when- late 1980s
why- to help create peace between the us and europr
significance showed garbachevs willingness to work with the us to bring peace, and was one of the major reasons for the fall of the soviet union.
the sinatra doctrine
what- a doctrine that gave countries like poland freedom to govern themselves
when- late 1980's
why- to further bring peace
significance- was one of the final straws that brought down the soviet union
economic recovery act
who- ronald reagan
why- because he believed in order to bring economic reform it had to begin with the rich
what- was a reform that would cut tax 25% over a three year period , was geared towards the rich
was a part of his belief of lower taxes.
the cosby show
was a show surrouonding a successful black family
the oil crisis
where - the us
why- because the u.s increased demand on oil,but lack of supply lead to the demand of foreign oil, and oil prices sky rocketed
what- a increase in oil prices, and shortage of oil
who- irannian people
what- a bunch of revolutionaires after over throwing their govt, took over the american embassy, and took 66 americans hostage
why- because there leader was pro us but his people hated him. this showed the bad relationship between the us and iran at the time, who was a major oil exporter.
what- was a proposition created to slash property taxes by 55 percent.
who- howard jarvis
why- because he felt that tax dollars were being wasted.
further fueled the belief that the govt was un trust worthy.
what-was a strategy by republicans to win over southern states by apealling to white racist in the south
why- to win the election
what-highers 4 guys to break into the democratic headquarters and they fail twince and left evidence the third time
who - nixxon
why- to find out info from there
what - sparked feminism in america amongst american house waves. created the book the feminim mystique
why- because she felt that women were tight classed and were being oppressed.
young american for freedom
movement of young people that were about there freedom and against the govt.
golf of tonking resolution
what- was passed to give johnson more power over the military.
who - johnson
the nlf took the us by attack on their new year. and were able to take the embacy by storm.
war on poverty
who- linden b johnson
what - tries to combat poverty by funding the states with money to start programs to fight poverty. created the cap program. programs that gave the poor jobs to fight poverty.
when - 1964
civil rights act
what- a act that said that no person could be disccriminated against because of race, religion or sex, and further created the a committee to enforece this
when - 1964
who- king , and pres johnson
why- to further bring blacks to becoming equal in society
was a health insurance program to give health insureance to both the elderly and to the pooor (aid).
what- the south does several things to combat the civil rights that were granted to blacks , by electing racist politicians, violence closing public schools,
what- was a campaing WERE black youth were attacked by dogs and hit with water canons in order to stop protesting
why- to gain civil rights
highschool where black students were first allowed to attend after to being tested
8 black kids
writes a speech that scares the us citizens to of the threat of communist
lead to the red scare
a series of acts to prevent the us from going into war.