Cold War 1945-1965
The Cold War was a tense time around the globe, as the world's superpowers waged a war for influence without ever exactly going to war. Let's take the time to figure out exactly what happened during the time period.
We'll explore the major events of the 1960s from the Great Society to Vietnam.
The Civil Rights Movement and MLK (1940s, 1950s and 1960s)
During this time, Civil Rights leaders emerge to take on the Jim Crow laws of the South. These men like Martin Luther King secure rights for the African Americans that were promised after the Civil War. This movement was far from easy as the power in charge pushed against allowing these rights.
Civil Rights for African Americans, LGBT, Women, and Native Americans
We'll explore all the need to know events in the Civil Rights Movement between the 1940s - 1960s, not only for African Americans, but LGBT, Women, and Native Americans.
The Cold War
We'll discuss the major concepts from the Cold War era that you need to know.
The Vietnam War
One of America's longest wars that failed to achieve any military objective
Civil Rights Movement
The Civil Rights Movement was a pivotal moment during the mid 1900s that would shed light on leaders such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X and would pave the way for a series of Civil Rights Acts which would allow African Americans to obtain their well-deserved rights
The Cold War
Before the attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States remained "neutral" in the war.
8.2 The Cold War from 1945-1980
8.4 Economy after 1945
8.5 Culture after 1945
8.6 Early Steps in the Civil Rights Movement
8.7 America as a World Power
8.8 The Vietnam War
8.10 The African American Civil Rights Movement
8.11 The Expansion of the Civil Rights Movement
8.12 Youth Culture of the 1960s
8.13 The Environment and Natural Resources
8.14 Society in Transition
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