Below are some of the primary sources for this course:
World War II Sources:
Marines at Tarawa


World War II Propaganda posters
http://bss.sfsu.edu/internment/posters.html


Good Times, Bad Times Sources:
FDR First Fireside Chat
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jt9f-MZX-58

Fourteen Points by Woodrow Wilson
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/rotogravures/rotoevents4.html

Gilded Age Sources:
Westinghouse Works factory video 1904:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=exUaIydhhuQ&feature=channel

Populist Platform 1892 representing the interests of the people, especially farmers:
http://www.wwnorton.com/college/history/eamerica/media/ch22/resources/documents/populist.htm

John D. Rockefeller on the advantages of trusts:
http://www.america.eb.com/america/article?articleId=386553

Frederick Jackson Turner - thesis on loss of the frontier

Principles of the Niagara Movement - led by W.E.B. DuBois

"Cast Down Your Bucket" - Booker T. Washington

Overseas Expansion - Henry Cabot Lodge
Condensed argument - Lodge



1980 - Current

Carter - Crisis of Confidence


Sitcoms:
All in the Family: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ja1Y9MF_TI
The Brady Bunch: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXFqsS0ZEA4
The Cosby Show: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5ilS0RJY5k
Leave it to Beaver: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqMQDb9aG4A&feature=related
Seinfeld: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHtWEH0euh4
Desperate Housewives: http://www.hulu.com/watch/118511/desperate-housewives-how-about-a-friendly-shrink#s-p1-so-i0
The Simpsons (2): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1aBaX9GPSaQ

Reagan & the AIDS epidemic: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/aids/docs/amfar.html

Bin Laden Interview:

Obama State of Union 2010

Election 2000: Florida called for Gore

Election 2000: Florida Too Close to Call

Election 2000: Gore Concession Speech

Reagan / Carter debate:


Julian Assange - WikiLeaks Founder interview