Trump

May 11, 2017
  On May 9, 2016, President Trump fired the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, James Comey. According to Trump, "he wasn't doing a good job, very simply." On Twitter, the President…
March 14, 2017
  To the Teacher   For the past several decades, union membership in the United States has been on a steady decline, and the prominence of unions in American life has dwindled. With Donald Trump's…
March 5, 2017
Quiz   1. Attorney General Jeff Sessions found himself in some difficulty recently because: a) he has been using a private email server b) he lied to the Senate Judiciary Committee during his…
October 24, 2016
Objectives Students will:  Read a profile of an American voter this election season and attempt to step into their shoes Explore the difference between debate and dialogue Practice dialogue in a…
October 21, 2016
To The Teacher: The Republican Party often presents itself as "the party of Abraham Lincoln," the president who ended slavery in the United States. Over the past several decades, however, upwards of…
October 16, 2016
Quiz   The following quotations are from the two major party candidates for the presidency. Can you tell which ones are from Donald Trump and which are from Hillary Clinton? "Imagine your paycheck…
December 13, 2015
To The Teacher In recent weeks, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric has become increasingly hostile and hateful.  Muslims are only one group Trump has singled out…