This page contains a transcript of President Harry S. Truman's address before Congress seeking $400 million in military and economic assistance for Turkey and Greece.
This page contains a transcript of a speech by President John F. Kennedy regarding the installation of Soviet missiles in Cuba.
This page contains a transcript of a document describing the need for the United States to help South Vietnam fight for freedom.
This page contains a transcript of Malcolm X's speech describing how to fight for civil rights in the United States and emphasizing the worth and importance of voting.
This page contains a transcript of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s speech in 1967 at a meeting of Clergy and Laity Concerned at Riverside Church in New York City.
This page contains a transcript of several weekly summaries from the CIA revealng the tensions arising during the Berlin blockade, the mounting fear of Soviet domination of Eastern Europe, and the hope for compromise.
This page contains background information on Cesar Chavez as well as a transcript of his discussion of government complicity in undermining farm workers' unions before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This resource provides insight on the debates our Founding Fathers had in determining which would be better-local or national governance. Discussion questions are included.
In this activity, students learn about the steps to independence and the ideals stated in the Declaration that influenced the development of the United States as we know it today.
This page contains a transcript of a resolution by Congress giving President Lyndon B. Johnson the power to protect the armed forces of the United States and its allies without a formal declaration of war.