Ardis Hoven, Chair-Elect of AMA, on Health Insurance Reform - Full
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Grades 7-13+
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17th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Direct Election of U.S. Senators (1913) and Resource Materials
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Grades 6-13+
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Drawing the lines: Parties fight for redistricting power
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Drawing the lines: Parties fight for redistricting power

This video adapted from Need to Know highlights the high stakes involved in the 2010 Ohio midterm election. States will ...
Grades 9-12
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Why Should Women Vote? The Suffrage Question
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Why Should Women Vote? The Suffrage Question

In this activity, students will analyze documents pertaining to the woman suffrage movement as it intensified following passage of the ...
Grades 7-13+
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Debate Begins
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Debate Begins

This video segment adapted from Independent Lens documents the first school government election allowed in Wuhan, the most populous city in central China.  It was ...
Grades 6-12
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Final Speeches
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Final Speeches

This video segment adapted from Independent Lens documents the first school government election allowed in Wuhan, the most populous city in central China.  It was ...
Grades 6-12
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Wilmington: A Peaceful City Turned Violent
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Wilmington: A Peaceful City Turned Violent

This video from The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow examines the factors that lead to violent and irreparable change ...
Grades 9-12
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Wilmington, North Carolina,1898: Prelude to a Riot
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Wilmington, North Carolina,1898: Prelude to a Riot

This video highlights Wilmington, North Carolina, in the years leading up to the election of 1898. At the time, Wilmington ...
Grades 6-12
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James Buchanan
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James Buchanan

WLVT PBS 39 presents its Lehigh Valley Tempo! segment on James Buchanan. Lehigh Valley Tempo! is a weekly news magazine broadcast program for WLVT. James ...
Grades 6-12
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Women's Empowerment
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Women's Empowerment

This collection includes activities and supporting video modules that encourage students to examine key social and political issues impacting women. Students will explore topics such ...

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In Pursuit of Democracy
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In Pursuit of Democracy

This video from Women War & Peace shows the Liberian women’s commitment to maintaining peace in their country. Despite their victory in Accra, Ghana, when ...
Grades 9-12
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Ballot boxing: The problem with electronic voting machines
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Ballot boxing: The problem with electronic voting machines

In the aftermath of the highly contested 2000 Presidential election, Congress funded three billion dollars for states to replace voting ...
Grades 9-12
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Need to Know
Minersville School District v. Gobitis
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Minersville School District v. Gobitis

By 1940 the Supreme Court had yet to rule in favor of protecting individual rights. This practice continued in the ...
Grades 9-12
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