Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Readings

On October 29, 2019, in Assignments, by lwaddell

Here are the readings for Civil Liberties and Rights.  Please email your responses to lwaddell@tempeunion.org

Anti-Federalist 84

  1. Brutus argues that states have something that the federal government does not, what is it?
  2. What is seen as the major failure of the federal Constitution?

Justice Holmes

  1. Explain the clear and present danger test.
  2. What did Holmes do in Abrams v United States that differed in Schenck v United States?

Plessy v Ferguson

  1. Explain the separate but equal doctrine.
  2.  Discuss the impact of this decision on society in the early 1900’s.

Discussion Post #5

On October 24, 2019, in Assignments, by lwaddell

The discussion post for Civil Liberties and Rights is now open. Be sure to read the rubric on how points are earned. You need to respond to at least two people on different days. If you have any questions, come in and ask.

Discussion Post #5

Civil Liberties

On October 22, 2019, in Assignments, by lwaddell

Please complete the following questions on the sheet below.

Civil Liberties Prep

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Unit 2 Exam Review

On October 15, 2019, in Information, by lwaddell
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Unit 2 Exam Review

On October 15, 2019, in Information, by lwaddell

Here is the podcast for the Unit 2 Exam. The exam covers the three branches of government, the budget and the bureaucracy. There are 55 multiple choice questions.

AP Government-Unit 2 exam review

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Griswold Reading

On October 4, 2019, in Assignments, by lwaddell

Griswold v Connecticut
1.Can a right be fundamental yet not enumerated in the Constitution?
2. Should the state ever have an interest in the relationships and actions between consenting adults?  In what instances?

Supreme Court Brief of Griswold-oral arguments are available to listen to.

PBS Landmark Cases

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SCOTUS Question

On October 1, 2019, in Information, by lwaddell

Here is some information on the SCOTUS Free response question.

SCOTUS Question

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