What constitutes great presidential leadership?
How did Eisenhower demonstrate great leadership through his support of the Federal-Aid Highway Act (1956) and his warning about the growth of the Military-Industrial Complex (1961)?
Transcript of National Interstate and Defense Highways Act (1956), Our...
To discover the impact the Cold War had on multiple aspects of life, both in the United States and around the world, by exploring changes over time.
Overview of Jigsaw Process
Expert Groups will create four timelines relating to key political and economic events and policies that occurred between 1945 and 1990 as a result of the Cold War. With timelines in hand, each member of the Expert Groups will create seven Home Groups and share their timeline information. These Home Groups will then create one...
In Korea the Government forces, which were armed to prevent border raids and to preserve internal security, were attacked by invading forces from North Korea. . . . The attack upon Korea makes it plain beyond all doubt that communism has passed beyond the use of subversion to conquer independent nations and will now use armed invasion and war.
President Harry Truman
[While flying back to Washington after receiving news that North Korea had attacked South Korea, Truman pondered...