Willie Horton

October 20, 2020 USGOPO 0

Dog-whistle politics. The 1988 Willie Horton Ad is considered to be one of the most explosive political ads in modern times. The ad, created by […]

Campaign Commercials

October 8, 2020 USGOPO 0

Daisy Ad. The Daisy Ad, though only aired once, is considered to be one of the most effective campaign commercials in American politics. The 1964 […]

Drafting the Declaration

August 11, 2020 USGOPO 0

A clip from HBO’s John Adams. Thomas Jefferson is generally thought to be the author of the Declaration of Independence, but a committee of five […]

McCarthy Condemned

July 9, 2020 USGOPO 0

Have you no sense of decency, sir? In the early 1950s the Red Scare was in full swing. China had fallen to communism, South Korea […]

Recipe for FRQ #4

July 4, 2020 USGOPO 0

You just need the right ingredients.   Here you can get a goode taste for what’s needed in the formulaic FRQ #4.  A rubric always […]