USE Chap. 7, Pt. 2 handout as a reference for the six party systems
THE HANDOUT IS UPLODAD :
Video #1 – How the Republican Party went from Lincoln to Trump: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8VOM8ET1WU
Q1. Discuss two developments during the Third Party System (1856-1892), one related to slavery and one related to business.
Q2. Discuss two developments during the Fifth Party System (1932-1968), one related to the economy and one related to civil rights.
Q3. What issue arose in the Sixth Party System (1968 to present) that allowed Trump to win the Republican presidential nomination?
Video # 2 – From white supremacy to Barack Obama: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6R0NvVr164
Q1. What is one way the election of 1828 in the Second Party System and Andrew Jackson’s presidency changed the Democratic Party?
Q2. What policies did President Woodrow Wilson adopt after winning the election of 1912 which changed the Democratic Party? (Fourth Party System)
Q3. How did the President Lyndon Johnson’s signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in the Fifth Party System change the Democratic Party and pave the way for the election of the first African-American president Barack Obama in 2008?
Video # 3 – Why is the U.S. So Polarized? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kU1-D3rktI
What are three causes of polarization?