In Class - Video clips: California prisons, immigration and health care?, and the issue of race. Watch these clips and then discuss. Hand out homework (political cartoons). Analyze these political cartoons and focus on the main issues presented. Each cartoon should have a paragraph explanation of the main issues discussed including your thoughts and opinions. This is due by Thursday.
NOTE - Current Event Notebook (11) is due on Friday. Current event topics:
Question of the Week - Take a look at the following picture gallery:
The pictures themselves come from the Tea Party Protests concerning the issues raised by the Obama Administration. In your views, do you think protests, such as these, are helping or hurting the American debate on health care and other issues? What are your thoughts and opinions?
Be sure that you proofread and make logical arguments based on the pictures. Furthermore, do your own work. Plaigarised material will result in a zero!