In Class - Turn in reaction to President Obama's inauguration speech. Class discussion: Explain what the following quote means and how it relates to government: "In order to be free, one must be chained." Discuss this quote in pairs and discuss in class. Also, discuss what is the purpose of government. Thoughts and ideas from the discussion will be turned in before you leave.
Homework - Signed syllabus due tomorrow at the beginning of class. Also, bring in some topics for discussion.