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STALIN'S 1942 DEMAND THAT THE US AND GB FIGHT THE NAZIS IN WESTERN EUROPE TO RELIEVE PRESSURE ON RUSSIA
GOOD NEIGHBOR POLICY
FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT LATIN AMERICAN POLICY OF 1930'S
OPERATION TORCH
ALLIED MILITARY CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE N. AFRICA FROM AXIS
NEW DEAL
FDR PROGRAM TO END THE DEPRESSION
GENERAL DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER IN WWII
BENITO MUSSOLINI
LEADER OF FASCIST ITALY
EL-ALAMEIN
1942 BATTLE THAT PUSHED AXIS OUT OF N. AFRICA
RHINELAND
DMZ INVADED BY HITLER IN VIOLATION OF VERSAILLES, 1936
WINSTON CHURCHILL
WWII LEADER OF BRITAIN
ANSCHLUSS
FORCED UNION OF AUSTRIA WITH NAZI GERMANY, 1938
JOSEF STALIN
DICTATOR OF USSR 1927-1953
SUDETANLAND
GERMAN-SPEAKING REGION OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA DEMANDED BY HITLER AT MUNICH CONFERENCE, 1938
BATTLE OF STALINGRAD
APOCALYPTIC 1942-3 BATTLE THAT PUSHED GERMANS OUT OF RUSSIA
NEVILLE CHAMBERLAIN
APPEASING P.M. OF BRITAIN AT MUNICH, 1938
D-DAY
JUNE 1944 INVASION OF NAZI-OCCUPIED FRANCE
MUNICH PACT
1938 CONFERENCE AT WHICH ALLIED POWERS APPEASED AGGRESSION OF AXIS BY SACRIFICING CZECHOSLOVAKIA
OPERATION OVERLORD
1944 ALLIED CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE FRANCE FROM NAZIS
NYE COMMITTEE
SENATE COMMITTEE THAT STRENGTHENED 1930'S ISOLATIONISM WITH EVIDENCE THAT WWI WAS A CREATION OF MUNITIONS INDUSTRIES
BATTLE OF THE BULGE
1944 LAST-DITCH EFFORT BY THE GERMANS TO FORESTALL ALLIED INVASION OF GERMANY
NEUTRALITY ACTS
1935-7 LEGISLATION THAT OUTLAWED ARMS SALES, LOANS TO NATIONS AT WAR
BATTLE OF THE CORAL SEA
1942 BATTLE THAT PREVENTED JAPANESE ADVANCE ON AUSTRALIA
ST. LOUIS
SHIP OF JEWISH REFUGEES TURNED AWAY FROM AMERICAN SHORES, 1939
BATTLE OF MIDWAY
DECISIVE 1942 ALLIED DEFEAT OF JAPANESE NAVY
CASH AND CARRY
1939 U.S. POLICY AMENDING NEUTRALITY ACTS TO ALLOW BELLIGERENTS TO BUY AMERICAN WEAPONS WITH CASH & ON OWN SHIPS
ISLAND-HOPPING
1943-5 AMERICAN CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE PACIFIC ISLANDS/BASES FROM JAPANESE
BATTLE OF BRITAIND
FALL 1940 AIR-SEA BATTLE BETWEEN GERMANY AND BRITAIN
CASABLANCA CONFERENCE
1943 ROOSEVELT-CHURCHILL CONFERENCE THAT DECIDED THAT ALLIES WOULD DEMAND UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER OF AXIS
AMERICA FIRST COMMITTEE
ARCH-CONSERVATIVE ISOLATIONIST GROUP OF 1930'S
TEHRAN CONFERENCE
1943 ALLIED CONFERENCE THAT AGREED TO DIVIDE DEFEATED GERMANY INTO OCCUPATION ZONES
DESTROYERS FOR BASES
1940 SWAP OF AMERICAN SHIPS TO BRITAIN IN RETURN FOR LEASES ON BRITISH NAVAL/AIR BASES IN WESTERN HEMISPHERE
GRAND ALLIANCE
CHURCHILL'S TERM FOR THE AMERICAN/BRITISH/
RUSSIAN ALLIANCE TO DEFEAT AXIS IN WWII
CHARLES LINDBERGH
1920'S HERO WHO BECAME AMERICA FIRSTER IN 1930'S
ROSIE THE RIVETER
PROPAGANDA ICON OF AMERICAN WOMEN IN WWII FACTORIES
LEND LEASE
1940 PROGRAM TO SUPPLY WAR MATERIAL TO BRITAIN
WAVES (WOMEN APPOINTED FOR VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY SERVICE)
NAVY CORPS FOR WOMEN IN WWII THAT GAVE WOMEN 1ST-EVER MILITARY STATUS
ATLANTIC CHARTER
1941 STATEMENT OF WAR OBJECTIVES BY ROOSEVELT AND CHURCHILL
DOUBLE V CAMPAIGN
BLACK CALL FOR WAR AS VICTORY OVER RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AS WELL AS AXIS
YELLOW PERIL PROPAGANDA
20TH CENTURY ANTI-JAPANESE PROPAGANDA
CONGRESS OF RACIAL EQUALITY
CIVIL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION FOUNDED IN WWII & BASED ON GANDHI'S IDEAS ON NONVIOLENT DIRECT ACTION
PEARL HARBOR
HAWAIIAN NAVAL BASE DESTROYED IN JAPANESE ATTACK THAT BEGAN WWII, DE. 1941
A. PHILLIP RANDOLPH
WWII CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER
PENTAGON
HEADQUARTERS OF AMERICAN MILITARY, BUILT 1942
NAACP
OLDEST CIVIL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION IN US WHOSE MEMBERSHIP MULTIPLIED 10x IN WWII
JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF
MILITARY MANAGEMENT GROUP MADE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF ARMY, NAVY, AIR FORCE, ESTABLISHED 1942
EXECUTIVE ORDER 8802
1941 FEDERAL PROHIBITION OF DISCRIMINATION IN FEDERAL AGENCIES AND ANY FIRMS OR UNIONS DOING WAR WORK
OFFICE OF STRATEGIC SERVICES (OSS)
ESPIONAGE-RELATED WWII FORERUNNER OF CIA
NAVAJO CODE TALKERS
WWII CORPS THAT CONFOUNDED JAPANESE BY USING NAVAJO LANGUAGE TO COMMUNICATE BETWEEN US COMMAND CENTERS
IBM MARK I
EARLIEST COMPUTER, DEVELOPED TO IMPROVE MILITARY ACCURACY IN WWII
RELOCATION CENTERS
WHERE 37,000 JAPANESE-AMERICANS WERE INTERNED DURING WWII
MASH UNITS
MOBILE AUXILIARY SURGICAL UNITS DEVELOPED FOR WWII
EXECUTIVE ORDER 9066
1942 ORDER BY FDR AUTHORIZING THE REMOVAL OF JAPANESE-AMERICANS FROM THE WEST COAST
MANHATTAN PROJECT
WWII PROJECT TO DEVELOP AN ATOMIC BOMB
U.S. V. KOREMATSU
1944 SUPREME COURT DECISION THAT UPHELD JAPANESE INTERNMENTS
ALBERT EINSTEIN
GERMAN-AMERICAN SCIENTIST WHOSE WORK PROVIDED THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS FOR ATOMIC BOMB
YALTA CONFERENCE
1945 ALLIED CONFERENCE THAT FAILED TO REACH AGREEMENT ON THE FATE OF POST-WAR GERMANY AND EASTERN EUROPE
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
DIRECTOR OF MANHATTAN PROJECT
UNITED NATIONS
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOUNDED 1945
OPERATION TORCH
ALLIED MILITARY CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE NORTH AFRICA FROM AXIS
V-E DAY
MAY 8, 1945 END OF WWII IN EUROPE
GEN. DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER IN WWII
HARRY S TRUMAN
US PRESIDENT WHO TOOK OVER ON DEATH OF FDR
EL ALAMEIN
1942 BATTLE THAT PUSHED AXIS OUT OF NORTH AFRICA
POTSDAM CONFERENCE
SUMMER 1945 CONFERENCE BETWEEN STALIN AND TRUMAN
WINSTON CHURCHILL
WWII LEADER OF GREAT BRITAIN
IWO JIMA
ALLIED VICTORY OVER JAPANESE WHOSE HEAVY COST SUGGESTED THAT INVASION OF JAPAN WOULD BE AWFUL
JOSEF STALIN
DICTATOR OF USSR 1927-1953
OKINAWA
JAPANESE WHOSE HEAVY COST SUGGESTED THAT INVASION OF JAPAN WOULD BE AWFUL
BATTLE OF STALINGRAD
APOCALYPTIC 1942-3 DEFEAT OF GERMANS BY RUSSIANS
ENOLA GAY
AMERICAN PLANE THAT DROPPED THE ATOMIC BOMB ON JAPAN, AUGUST 1945
D-DAY
JUNE 1944 ALLIED INVASION OF NAZI-OCCUPIED FRANCE
HIROSHIMA
JAPANESE CITY TARGETED BY FIRST A-BOMB, AUGUST 6, 1945
OPERATION OVERLORD
1944 ALLIED CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE FRANCE FROM NAZIS
NAGASAKI
JAPANESE CITY TARGETED BY 2ND A-BOMB, AUGUST 8, 1945
ISLAND-HOPPING
1943-5 AMERICAN CAMPAIGN TO LIBERATE PACIFIC ISLANDS/BASES FROM JAPANESE
CONTAINMENT
COLD WAR DOCTRINE OF PREVENTING SPREAD OF COMMUNISM
CASABLANCA
1943 ROOSEVELT-CHURCHILL CONFERENCE THAT DECIDED ON UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER OF AXIS AS OBJECTIVE
IRON CURTAIN
CHURCHILL'S TERM FOR THE POST-WWII COMMUNIST DOMINATION OF EASTERN EUROPE
TEHRAN CONFERENCE
1943 ALLIED CONFERENCE THAT AGREED TO DIVIDE DEFEATED GERMANY INTO OCCUPATION ZONES
ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION
1946 AGENCY FORMED BY TRUMAN TO DEVELOP NUCLEAR WEAPONS
GRAND ALLIANCE
CHURCHILL'S TERM FOR THE AMERICAN/BRITISH/RUSSIAN ALLIANCE TO DEFEAT AXIS IN WWII
COLD WAR
1945-1989 CONFRONTATION BETWEEN AMERICAN-DOMINATED WEST AND RUSSIAN-DOMINATED EAST
ROSIE THE RIVETER
CULTURAL/ PROPAGANDA ICON OF AMERICAN WOMEN IN FACTORIES DURING WWII
GEORGE MARSHALL
AMERICAN SECRETARY OF STATE WHOSE MARSHALL PLAN PROVIDED ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO WAR-DEVASTATED WESTERN EUROPE
WOMEN'S ARMY CORPS (WACS)
ARMY CORPS FOR WOMEN IN WWII THAT GAVE WOMEN 1ST-EVER MILITARY STATUS
MARSHALL PLAN
1947 PLAN THAT PROVIDED ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO WAR-DEVASTATED WESTERN EUROPE
WOMEN APPOINTED FOR VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY SERVICE (WAVES)
NAVY CORPS FOR WOMEN IN WWII THAT GAVE WOMEN 1ST-EVER MILITARY STATUS
TRUMAN DOCTRINE
PRES. TRUMAN POLICY OF CONTAINING COMMUNISM TO WHERE IT HAD ALREADY TAKEN HOLD
NAACP
OLDEST CIVIL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION IN US
BERLIN AIRLIFT
1948-9 AMERICAN CAMPAIGN TO HELP STALIN-BLOCKADED WEST BERLIN
CONGRESS OF RACIAL EQUALITY (CORE)
CIVIL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION FOUNDED IN WWII, BASED ON GANDHI'S IDEA OF NONVIOLENT DIRECT ACTION
NATO (NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION)
AMERICA'S 1ST DEFENSIVE ALLIANCE, FOUNDED IN 1949 AS COLD WAR MEASURE
A,PHILIP RANDOLPH
WWII CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER
JIANG JIESHI
LEADER OF NATIONALIST CHINESE GOVERNMENT OVERTHROWN BY COMMUNISTS IN 1949
EXECUTIVE ORDER 8802
1941 FEDERAL PROHIBITION OF DISCRIMINATION IN FEDERAL AGENCIES AND ANY FIRMS/UNIONS DOING WAR WORK
MAO ZEDONG
COMMUNIST LEADER OF CHINA WHO TOOK POWER IN 1949
NAVAJO CODE TALKERS
WWII CORPS THAT CONFOUNDED JAPANESE BY USING NAVAJO LANGUAGE TO COMMUNICATE BETWEEN U.S. COMMAND CENTERS
RED CHINA
COMMUNIST CHINA
U.S. V. KOREMATSU
1944 SUPREME COURT DECISION THAT UPHELD JAPANESE INTERNMENT PROGRAM
HYDROGEN/
THERMONUCLEAR BOMB
FUSION-BASED GENERATION OF BOMB DEVELOPED BY US IN 1953
YALTA CONFERENCE
1945 ALLIED CONFERENCE THAT FAILED TO REACH AGREEMENT ON THE FATE OF POST-WAR GERMANY AND EASTERN EUROPE
NSC-78
1950 REVIEW OF AMERICAN DEFENSE POLICY THAT URGED MASSIVE INCREASES IN US MILITARY TO COMBAT COMMUNISM
UNITED NATIONS
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOUNDED IN 1945
KOREAN WAR
1950-3 UN POLICE ACTION TO KEEP N. KOREAN COMMUNISTS FROM TAKING OVER S. KOREA
V-E DAY
MAY 1945 END OF WWII IN EUROPE
38TH PARALLEL
KOREAN BORDER BETWEEN NORTH-SOUTH
THE NEW DEAL
GENERAL NAME FOR THE PROGRAM OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY PROGRAM DURING THE ADMINISTRATION OF FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT
GEN. DOUGLAS MACARTHUR
AMERICAN COMMANDER OF UN FORCES IN KOREAN WAR
V-J DAY
AUGUST 1945 END OF WWII IN JAPAN
LIMITED WAR
TRUMAN POLICY TO KEEP THE KOREAN WAR CONFINED TO ONE AREA AND NOT TO USE NUCLEAR WEAPONS
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
PRESIDENT DURING NEW DEAL AND WORLD WAR II
G.I. BILL OF RIGHTS
FEDERAL PROGRAM TO FORESTALL POST-WWII RECESSION BY HELPING RETURNING SERVICEMEN WITH JOBS, EDUCATION, ETC.
HARRY S TRUMAN
U.S. COLD WAR PRESIDENT WHP TOOK OVER ON DEATH OF FDR
BRETTON WOODS AGREEMENT
1944 MEETING OF ALLIES TO PREPARE FRAMEWORK FOR POST-WAR GLOBAL ECONOMY
BRAIN TRUST
ROOSEVELT'S CIRCLE OF ADVISORS DURING THE NEW DEAL
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
FUND CREATED AT BRETTON WOODS TO STABILIZE EXCHANGE RATES BY VALUING OTHER CURRENCIES IN RELATION TO THE AM. DOLLAR
POTSDAM CONFERENCE
SUMMER 1945 CONFERENCE BETWEEN STALIN AND TRUMAN
INFLATION
RISING PRICES
HUNDRED DAYS
PERIOD OF INTENSE NEW DEAL ACTIVITY, FROM MARCH TO JUNE 1933
OFFICE OF PRICE ADMINISTRATION
FEDERAL ANTI-INFLATION AGENCY THATG IMPOSED PRICE CONTROLS
IWO JIMA
ALLIED VICTORY OVER JAPANESE WHOSE HEAVY COST SUGGESTED INVASION OF JAPAN WOULD BE AWFUL
WAGNER ACT
1935 FEDERAL LAW (2ND NEW DEAL) PROTECTING RIGHTS OF WORKERS TO JOIN UNIONS
BANK HOLIDAY
ROOSEVELT'S MARCH 1933 ORDER TO SHUT DOWN ALL BANK FOR 4 DAYS TO REORGANIZE
TAFT-HARTLEY ACT
REPUBLICAN LABOR LEGISLATION OF 1947 THAT CURBED THE POWER OF LABOR UNIONS
OKINAWA
ALLIED VICTORY OVER JAPANESE WHOSE HEAVY COST SUGGESTED INVASION OF JAPAN WOULD BE AWFUL
JACKIE ROBINSON
FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN TO PLAY MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
EMERGENCY BANKING ACT
1933 LEGISLATION THAT REGULATED THE REOPENING OF HEALTHY BANKS AND MANAGED THE FAILURES OF OTHERS
PRESIDENT'S COMMITTEE ON CIVIL RIGHTS
1947 COMMITTEE TO REPORT ON VIOLATIONS OF CIVIL RIGHTS
ENOLA GAY
AMERICAN PLANE THAT DROPPED THE ATOMIC BOMB ON JAPAN, AUGUST 1945
DIXIECRATS
SOUTHERN SEGREGATIONISTS WHO SPLIT FROM DEMOCRATS OVER CIVIL RIGHTS IN 1948
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION
NEW DEAL AGENCY TO INSURE ALL BANK DEPOSITS
STROM THURMOND
SC GOVERNOR/SENATOR WHO LED DIXICRATS, RAN FOR PRESIDENT ON DIXIECRAT TICKET 1948
CONTAINMENT
COLD WAR DOCTRINE OF PREVENTING SPREAD OF COMMUNISM
PROGRESSIVE PARTY
LEFT-WING DEMOCRATS WHO CALLED FOR FRIENDLIER RELATIONS WITH USSR
FIRESIDE CHATS
ROOSEVELT'S RADIO TALKS TO THE AMERICAN PEOPLE
HENRY WALLACE
FORMER VP WHO LED PROGRESSIVES
IRON CURTAIN
CHURCHILL'S TERM FOR THE POST-WWII COMMUNIST DOMINATION OF EASTERN EUROPE
DO NOTHING CONGRESS
TRUMAN'S TERM FOR REPUBLICAN 80TH CONGRESS
HOME OWNERS' LOAN CORPORATION (HOLC)
NEW DEAL AGENCY TO HELP PEOPLE REFINANCE MORTGAGES
FAIR DEAL
TRUMAN'S DOMESTIC PROGRAM
ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION
1946 AGENCY FORMED BY TRUMAN TO DEVELOP NUCLEAR WEAPONS
DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT 1953-1961
FARM CREDIT ADMINISTRATION
NEW DEAL AGENCY THAT PROVIDED LOANS TO FARMERS TO MEET PAYMENTS ON THEIR FARMS
INTERSTATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM
EISENHOWER-ERA FEDERAL PROGRAM OF NEW HIGHEAYS
COLD WAR
1945-1989 CONFRONTATION BETWEEN AMERICAN-DOMINATED WEST AND RUSSIAN-DOMINATED EAST
JIM CROW
SOUTHERN LAWS ENFORCING RACIAL SEGREGATION
CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS (CCC)
NEW DEAL PROGRAM TO SYIMULATE THE ECOONMIY BY PROVIDING GOVERNMENT JOBS TO JOBLESS YOUTH
YATES V. UNITED STATES
1957 SUPREME COURT DECISION THAT DISTINGUISHED UNLAWFUL CONCRETE ACTS FROM TEACHING REVOLUTIONARY (COMMUNIST) IDEOLOGY
TRUMAN DOCTRINE
TRUMAN POLICY OF CONTAINMENT OF COMMUNISM
BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION TOPEKA
1954 PRECEDENT THAT PROHIBITED SCHOOL SEGREGATION
FEDERAL EMERGENCY RELIEF ACT (
NEW DEAL PROGRAM TO HELP STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES TO PROVIDE RELIEF
PLESSY V. FERGUSON
1896 PRECEDENT OVERTURNED BY BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION
MARSHALL PLAN
1947 AMERICAN ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO WAR-DEVASTATED WESTERN EUROPE
WHITE CITIZENS' COUNCILS
SEGREGATIONIST ORGANIZATIONS FORMED IN WAKE OF BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ACT (AAA)
NEW DEAL PROGRAM TO SUBSIDIZE FARMERS FOR CUTTING PRODUCTION IN ORDER TO RAISE AGRICULTURAL PRICES
LITTLE ROCK
ARKANSAS SCHOOL DISTRICT WHOSE INTEGRATION WAS VIOLENTLY OPPOSED BY WHITES
BERLIN AIRLIFT
1948-9 AMERICAN CAMPAIGN TO HELP STALIN-BLOCKADED WEST BERLIN
ORVAL FAUBUS
ARKANSAS GOVERNOR WHO LED POPULAR RESISTANCE TO SCHOOL INTEGRATION
NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION (NRA)
NEW DEAL AGENCY TO PROMOTE INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BY SETTING PRODUCTION LIMITS, PROSCRIBING WAGES, ETC.
CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1957
WEAK CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION PASSED IN WAKE OF LITTLE ROCK CRISIS
NATO
AMERICA'S 1ST DEFENSIVE ALLIANCE, FOUNDED 1949 AS COLD WAR MEASURE
CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1960
ACT THAT SLIGHTLY STRENGTHENED ENFORCEMENT POWER OF 1957 CIVIL RIGHTS ACT
SCHECHTER POULTRY V. US
1935 SUPREME COURT RULING THAT DECLARED THE NRA UNCONSTITUTIONAL
JOHN F. KENNEDY
DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENT, 1961-3
WARSAW PACT
DEFENSIVE ALLIANCE OF EASTERN EUROPEAN COMMUNIST NATIONS, FOUNDED 1955
NEW FRONTIER
KENNEDY'S DOMESTIC PROGRAM
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (SEC)
GOVERNMENT AGENCY CREATED BY THE NEW DEAL TO REGULATE THE STOCK MARKET
RICHARD M NIXON
REPUBLICAN VICE-PRESIDENT WHO RAN AGAINST KENNEDY IN 1960
HYDROGEN BOMB
FUSION-BASED GENERATION OF BOMB DEVELOPED BY US IN 1953
KENNEDY-NIXON DEBATES
1960 ELECTION DEBATES THAT BEGAN ROLE OF TV IN PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS
TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (TVA)
NEW DEAL RECOVERY PROGRAM TO ADVANCE THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE VERY BACKWARD TENNESSEE VALLEY
LYNDON B. JOHNSON
KENNEDY VICE-PRESIDENT
NSC-78
1950 REVIEW OF AMERICAN DEFENSE POLICY THAT URGED MASSIVE INCREASES IN US MILITARY TO COMBAT COMMUNISM
ROBERY KENNEDY
KENNEDY'S BROTHER AND ATTORNEY GENERAL
DUST BOWL
1930'S DUST STORMS THAT TURNED GREAT PLAINS INTO ARID DESERT, FORCING A GREAT MIGRATION OF DIPLACED FARMERS
SPUTNIK
SOVIET SPACE SATELLITE WHICH BEGAN SPACE RACE OF COLD WAR
KOREAN WAR
1950-3 UN POLICE ACTION TO KEEP NORTH KOREAN COMMUNISTS FROM TAKING OVER SOUTH KOREA
RACHEL CARSON'S SILENT SPRING
1962 BOOK THAT INSPIRED MODERN ENVIRONMENTALIST MOVEMENT
OKIES
DERISIVE NICKNAME FOR DUST BOWL MIGRANTS
PEACE CORPS
KENNEDY-FOUNDED PROGRAM OF VOLUNTEERS ABROAD TO HELP PEOPLE IN UNDEVELOPED COUNTRIES
POLICE ACTION
TERM FOR AMERICAN-DOMINATED UN CAMPAIGN TO REPEL N. KOREAN ATTACK ON SOUTH
BAY OF PIGS
1961 AMERICAN-PROMOTED AND FAILED INVASION OF CUBA TO OVERTHROW CASTRO
FATHER COUGHLIN
ANTI-SEMITIC CATHOLIC PRIEST WHO MADE ANTI-ROOSEVELT RADIO SPEECHES
FIDEL CASTRO
LEADER OF CUBA
38TH PARALLEL
N-S KOREAN BORDER
NIKITA KRUSHCHEV
LEADER OF USSR 1956-1964
FRANCIS TOWNSHEND
FDR RIVAL WHO WANTED THE GOVERNMENT TO STIMULATE THE ECONOMY BY SUBSIDIES TO SENIOR CITIZENS
BERLIN WALL
1961 RUSSIAN-BUILT WALL SEPARATING WEST FROM EAST BERLIN
GEN. DOUGLAS MACARTHUR
AMERICAN COMMANDER OF UN FORCES IN KOREAN WAR
CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
1962 SOVIET-AMERICAN CONFRONTATION OVER RUSSIAN MISSILES IN CUBA
HUEY LONG
FLAMBOYANT GOVERNOR OF LOUISIANA WHOSE 'SHARE OUR WEALTH' PROGRAM SUGGESTED MASSIVE TAXES ON THE RICH
FREEDOM RIDERS
CORE-LED CAMPAIGNS AGAINST SEGREGATION IN THE SOUTH
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON UNAMERICAN ACTIVITIES (HUAC)
HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE THAT SERVED AS FOCUS FOR 1940'S-1950'S ANTICOMMUNISM
CORE
GROUP THAT LED DE-SEGREGATION EFFORTS IN SOUTH
SECOND NEW DEAL
1935-6 BUNDLE OF REFORM MEASURES WHICH WAS MUCH MORE ACTIVIST AND LIBERAL THAN THE FIRST
LETTER FROM A BIRMINGHAM JAIL
1963 KING ESSAY DEFENDING CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE
MCCARTHYISM
GENERAL TERM DESCRIBING ANTI-COMMUNIST SUSPICION/PARANOIA OF LATE 1940'S TO LATE 1950'S
MARTIN LUTHER KING
CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER OF 1950'S AND 1960'S WHO PREACHED NONVIOLENT RESISTANCE TO DISCRIMINATION AGAINST BLACKS
JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES
BRITISH ECONOMISTS WHO FIRST THEORIZES THE USE OF GOVERNMENT DEFICITS TO STIMULATE THE ECONOMY
JAMES MEREDITH
1ST BLACK TO INTEGRATE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI 1962
1947
DATE OF MARSHALL PLAN
BULL CONNER
BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA SHERIFF WHOSE VICIOUS ATTACKS ON PEACEFUL CIVIL RIGHTS PROTESTS WERE NATIONALLY TELEVISED
DEFICIT SPENDING
SPENDING MORE THAN REVENUE TO STIMULATE THE ECONOMY
MEDGER EVERS
NAACP LEADER MURDERED 1963
1949
DATE OF CREATION OF NATO
GEORGE WALLACE
SEGREGATIONIST GOVERNOR OF ALABAMA
NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT
2ND NEW DEAL (1935)PRO-LABOR PROGRAM THAT GUARANTEED COLLECTIVE BARGAINING, PERMITTED CLOSED SHOPS, PROHIBITED BLACKLISTING OF UNION ORGANIZERS
1945
DATE OF BEGINNING OF COLD WAR
1950
DATE OF COMMUNIST TAKE0VER OF CHINA
1947
DATE OF MARSHALL PLAN
WAGNER ACT
ANOTHER NAME FOR THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT
1948
DATE OF BERLIN AIRLIFT
1950-3
DATE OF KOREAN WAR
1949 (1)
DATE OF CREATION OF NATO
CLOSED SHOP
UNION PRACTICE OF REQUIRING THAT ALL WORKERS IN A COMPANY MUST JOIN THE UNION
1949 (2)
DATE OF COMMUNIST TAKE-OVER OF CHINA
G.I. BILL OF RIGHTS
FEDERAL PROGRAM TO FORESTALL POST-WWII RECESSION BY HELPING RETURNING SERVICEMEN WITH JOBS, EDUCATION, ETC.
1950-3
DATE OF KOREAN WAR
SOCIAL SECURITY ACT
2ND NEW DEAL (1935) PROGRAM THAT ESTABLISHED FEDERAL/STATE PROGRAMS OF PENSIONS, UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE, AID FOR THE DISABLED, AID FOR DEPENDENT MOTHERS WITH CHILDREN
1945-1953
DATE OF TRUMAN PRESIDENCY
OFFICE OF PRICE ADMINISTRATION (OPA)
FEDERAL ANTI-INFLATION AGENCY FOR IMPOSING PRICE CONTROLS
1953-1961
DATE OF EISENHOWER'S PRESIDENCY
COURT-PACKING PLAN
ROOSEVELTS' UNSUCCESSFUL 1937 PLAN TO REFORM THE SUPREME COURT AND MAKE IT MORE PROGRESSIVE
1954
DATE OF BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION DECISION
TAFT-HARTLEY
REPUBLICAN LABOR LEGISLATION OF 1947THAT CURBED POWER OF LABOR UNIONS
1957
DATE OF LITTLE ROCK CRISIS
1929
DATE OF STOCK MARKET CRASH
1961-3
DATE OF KENNEDY PRESIDENCY
JACKIE ROBINSON
1ST AFRICAN AMERICAN IN PRO BASEBALL
1961
DATE OF BAY OF PIGS INVASION
1929-1939
DATE OF GREAT DEPRESSION
1962
DATE OF CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
DIXIECRATS
SOUTHERN SEGREGATIONIST DEMOCRATS WHO SPLIT WITH DEMOCRATS IN 1948
1963
DATE OF KENNEDY ASSASSINATION
1933
DATE OF HUNDRED DAYS
1963
DATE OF MARCH ON WASHINGTON
STROM THURMOND
SC SENATOR WHO RAN FOR PRESIDENT 1948 ON DIXIECRAT TICKET
1939-1945
DATE OF WORLD WAR II
1933-1939
DATE OF THE NEW DEAL
1941-1945
DATE OF US PARTICIPATION IN WORLD WAR II
DO NOTHING CONGRESS
TRUMAN'S TERM FOR REPUBLICAN-DOMINATED 80TH CONGRESS
1944
DATE OF D-DAY
1935-6
DATE OF THE SECOND NEW DEAL
1943
DATE OF TEHRAN CONFERENCE3
FAIR DEAL
TRUMAN'S DOMESTIC PROGRAM
THINGS THAT HAPPENED IN 1945
V-E DAY, V-J DAY, ATOMIC BOMB DROPPED, YALTA CONFERENCE, POTSDAME CONFERENCE, BEGINNING OF COLD WAR
DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT 1953-1961
INTERSTATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM
EISENHOWER-ERA FEDERAL PROGRAM OF NEW FREEWAYS
JIM CROW LAWS
SOUTHERN LAWS ENFORCING SEGREGATION
BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION
1954 SUPREME COURT PRECEDENT THAT PROHIBITED SCHOOL SEGREGATION
PLESSY V. FERGUSON
1896 SUPREME COURT PRECEDENT UPHOLDING RACIAL SEGREGATION
MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT
1955 BLACK PROTEST DEFENDING ROSA PARKS THAT OPENED MODERN ERA OF BLACK CIVIL RIGHTS
ROSA PARKS
MONTGOMERY SEAMSTRESS WHOSE REFUSAL TO GIVE UP HER BUS SEAT TO A WHITE MAN PROVOKED MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT
LITTLE ROCK CRISIS
1957 ARKANSAS STATE AND PUBLIC RESISTANCE TO INTEGRATION OF PUBLIC SCHOOLS
ORVAL FAUBUS
ARKANSAS GOVERNOR WHO LED POPULAR RESISTANCE TO SCHOOL INTEGRATION
CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1957
LITTLE-ROCK INSPIRED BUT WEAK CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION
BRINKMANSHIP
1950'S ANTICOMMUNIST FOREIGN POLICY TO GOING TO THE BRINL OF WAR, IF NECESSARY, TO RESIST SOVIET AGGRESSION
JOHN FOSTER DULLES
EISENHOWER SEC. OF STATE BEHIND BRINKMANSHIP POLICY
FIDEL CASTRO
REVOLUTIONARY LEADER OF CUBA 1959-2008
SPUTNIK
SOVIET SPACE SATELLITE WHICH BEGAN SPACE RACE OF COLD WAR
LEVITTOWN
1950'S HOUSING DEVELOPMENT THAT PIONEERED AFFORDABLE 'ASSEMBLY-LINE'HOUSES IN SUBURBAN AMERICA
JOHN F. KENNEDY
AMERICAN PRESIDENT 1961-1963
NEW FRONTIER
KENNDY'S DOMESTIC PROGRAM
KENNEDY-NIXON DEBATES
1960 ELECTION DEBATES THAT PRESAGED ROLE OF TV IN PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS
RACHEL CARSON'S SILENT SPRING
1962 BOOK THAT INSPIRED MODERN ENVIRONMENTALIST MOVEMENT
THIRD WORLD
TERM REFERRING TO THE UNDEVELOPED WORLD OF AFRICA, ASIA, AND LATIN AMERICA
PEACE CORPS
KENNEDY-FOUNDED PROGRAM OF VOLUNTEERS ABROAD TO HELP PEOPLES IN UNDEVELOPED COUNTRIES
BAY OF PIGS
1961 AMERICAN-PROMOTED FAILED INVASION OF CUBA TO OVERTHROW CASTRO
NIKITA KRUSHCHEV
LEADER OF USSR 1956-1964
BERLIN WALL
1961 RUSSIAN-BUILT WALL SEPARATING EAST FROM WEST BERLIN
CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
1962 AMERICAN-SOVIET CONFRONTATION OVER RUSSIAN MISSILES IN CUBA
FREEDOM RIDERS
1960'S CORE CAMPAIGNS AGAINST SEGREGATION IN THE SOUTH
MARTIN LUTHER KING
1960'S CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER WHO PREACHED NONVIOLENT RESISTANCE TO DISCRIMINATION AGAINST BLACKS
JAMES MEREDITH
1ST BLACK TO INTEGRATE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI 1962
LETTER FROM A BIRMINGHAM JAIL
1963 KING ESSAY DEFENDING CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE
BULL CONNER
BIRMINGHAM SHERIFF WHOSE VICIOUS ATTACKS ON PEACEFUL CIVIL RIGHTS PROTESTORS WERE NATIONALLY TELEVISED
GEORGE WALLACE
ALABAMA GOVERNOR WHO RESISTED RACIAL INTEGRATION
MEDGAR EVERS
NAACP LEADER MURDERED IN 1963
LYNDON B. JOHNSON
AMERICAN PRESIDENT 1963-1969
CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964
LANDMARK FEDERAL LEGISLATION THAT BANNED DISCRIMINATION IN PUBLIC PLACES
WAR ON POVERTY
JOHNSON ERA FEDERAL PROGRAMS TO END POVERTY IN THE US
HARRINGTON'S THE OTHER AMERICA
1962 BOOK EXPOSING THE DETAILS OF 'CULTURE OF POVERTY'IN US, INSPIRED WAR ON POVERTY
OFFICE OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY
FEDERAL ANTI-POVERTY AGENCY OF JOHNSON ERA
VISTA
DOMESTIC PEACE CORPS: YOUNG PEOPLE VOLUNTEERING TO HELP UNDEVELOPED AREAS IN US
PROJECT HEAD START
PART OF WAR ON POVERTY, TO PROVIDE FREE COMPENSATORY EDUCATION FOR PRE-SCHOOLERS
GREAT SOCIETY
JOHNSON-ERA PROGRAMS TO END POVERTY AND DISCRIMINATION , 1964-8
BARRY GOLDWATER
REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT 1964 WHOSE CAMPAIGN PRESAGED CONSERVATIVE ASCENDANCY IN US
MEDICARE
GREAT SOCIETY PROGRAM PROVIDING HEALTH CARE TO AGED
MEDICAID
GREAT SOCIETY PROGRAM PROVIDING HEALTH CARE TO POOR
WARREN COURT
LIBERAL SUPREME COURT 1954-1969 WHOSE DECISIONS RESHAPED CIVIL LIBERTIES AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN THE US
GIDEON V. WAINRIGHT
S.C. PRECEDENT THAT GUARANTEED RIGHT TO ATTORNEY IN STATE COURTS
MIRANDA V. ARIZONA
1966 S.C. PRECEDENT REQUIRING THAT CRIMINAL DEFENDANTS BE INFORMED OF CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS UNDER 5TH-6TH AMENDMENTS
ENGEL V. VITALE
1961 S.C. PRECEDENT THAT PROHIBITED PUBLIC SCHOOL PRAYER
THURGOOD MARSHALL
1ST BLACK S.C. JUSTICE
1961-3
DATE OF KENNEDY PRESIDENCY
1961
DATE OF BAY OF PIGS INVASION
1962
DATE OF CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
1964-8
DATE OF GREAT SOCIETY
CLASSICAL LIBERAL
IDEOLOGICAL POSITION THAT PLACES EMPHASIS UPON INDIVIDUAL FREEDOM
NEW DEAL/GREAT SOCIETY LIBERAL
IDEOLOGICAL POSITION THAT FAVORS STRONGER GOVERNMENT ACTION TO HELP THE INDIVIDUAL
CONSERVATIVE
IDEOLOGICAL POSITION THAT PLACES EMPHASIS UPON INSTITUTIONS (CHURCH, BIG BUSINESS), STATUS QUO
NEW DEAL/GREAT SOCIETY CONSERVATIVE
IDEOLOGICAL POSITION THAT SUPPORTS BUSINESS AND OPPOSES BIG GOVERNMENT
LATINOS
HISPANIC AMERICANS
CESAR CHAVEZ
LEADER OF LATINO MOVEMENT IN 1960'S & 1970'S
UNITED FARM WORKERS
LATINO ORGANIZATION OF MIGRANT FARM WORKERS THAT SOUGHT IMPROVEMENT IN CONDITITONS , ORGANIZED CONSUMER BOYCOTTS
AMERICAN INDIAN MOVEMENT
MILITANT NATIVE AMERICAN ORGANIZATION OF 1960'S & 1970'S
NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF WOMEN (NOW)
FEMINIST ORGANIZATION THAT SOUGHT LIBERAL CHANGE THROUGH THE POLITICAL SYSTEM
BETTY FRIEDAN
LEADING FEMINST OF 1960'S & 1970'S, AUTHOR OF THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE, FOUNDER OF NOW
THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE
SEMINAL FEMINIST WORK BY BETTY FREIDAN THAT SUGGESTED WOMEN SHOULD NOT BE CONFINED TO NARROW ROLES AS WIVES & MOTHERS
CONSCIOUSNESS-RAISING
FEMINIST TACTICE OF 1960'S & 1970'S THAT SOUGHT TO EDUCATE WOMEN ABOUT THE LIMITATIONS OF THEIR ROLES IN SOCIETY
NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT (NLF)
SOUTH VIETNAMESE COMMUNIST POLITICAL ORGANIZATION, ALSO CALLED VIETCONG
VIETCONG
SOUTH VIETNAMESE COMMUNIST POLITICAL ORGANIZATION, ALSO CALLED NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT (NLF)
STRATEGIC HAMLETS
AMERICAN POLICY OF RELOCATING VIETNAMESE PEASANTS TO COUNTER THE VIETCONG
NGO DINH DIEM
LEADER OF SOUTH VIETNAM OVERTHROWN BY AMERICAN-LED 1963 COUP
HO CHI MINH
LEADER OF NORTH VIETNAM COMMUNISTS
HANOI
CAPITAL OF COMMUNIST NORTH VIETNAM
SAIGON
CAPITAL OF SOUTH VIETNAM
GULF OF TONKIN RESOLUTION
CONGRESSIONAL APPROVAL FOR ESCALATION OF AMERICAN MILITARY ACTION IN VIETNAM
GULF OF TONKIN
NORTH VIETNAM GULF WHERE AMERICAN PATROL BOATS WERE ATTACKED BY COMMUNISTS IN 1964, LEADING TO AMERICAN ESCALATION OF AMERICAN INVOLVEMENT IN VIETNAM
OPERATION ROLLING THUNDER
MILITARY PLAN FOR SUSTAINED AMERICAN BOMBING OF NORTH VIETNAM
HAWKS
AMERICANS WHO SUPPORTED THE VIETNAM WAR
DOVES
AMERICANS WHO OPPOSED THE VIETNAM WAR
EUGENE MCCARTHY
DEMOCRATIC SENATOR AND DOVE WHOSE 1968 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN DROVE PRES. JOHNSON OUT OF RE-ELECTION RACE
TET OFFENSIVE
HUGE 1968 OFFENSIVE BY VIETCONG AND N.VIETNAM IN S. VIETNAM THAT BECAME A TURNING POINT IN AMERICAN OPINION ABOUT VIETNAM WAR
RICHARD NIXON
AMERICAN PRESIDENT WHO ESCALATED AND THEN ENDED THE VIETNAM WAR
DETENTE
AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY OF THAWING COLD WAR RELATIONS BETWEEN US AND SOVIET UNION
MY LAI MASSACRE
1968 AMERICAN ATROCITY AGAINST VIETNAMESE CIVILIANS
NIXON DOCTRINE
POLICY THAT REDUCED AMERICA'S ROLE IN THE WORLD FROM 'MILITARY PROTECTOR' TO 'HELPFUL PARTNER'
PEACE WITH HONOR
NIXON DETERMINATION TO END VIETNAM WAR WITHOUT SACRIFICING AMERICAN PRESTIGE
VIETNAMIZATION
NIXON POLICY OF GRADUALLY REPLACING AMERICAN TROOPS WITH VIETNAMESE ONES
CAMBODIA
SE ASIAN COMMUNIST COUNTRY BOMBED BY AMERICANS IN 1970
KHMER ROUGE
BRUTAL COMMUNIST GOVERNMENT OF CAMBODIA
EASTER OFFENSIVE
1972 NORTH VIETNAMESE OFFENSIVE
PARIS PEACE TALKS
NEGOTIATIONS BETWEN US AND N. VIETNAM TO END WAR IN VIETNAM
LE DUC THO
N. VIETNAMESE LEADER AT PARIS PEACE TALKS
PARIS ACCORDS
1973 AGREEMENT THAT ENDED HOSTILITIES BETWEEN AMERICANS AND N. VIETNAMESE BUT LEFT DIFFERENCES UNRESOLVED
1968
DATE OF TET OFFENSIVE
1964-1973
DATE OF VIETNAMESE WAR
1973
DATE OF PARIS ACCORDS
1964
DATE OF GULF OF TONKIN RESOLUTION
RICHARD NIXON
PRESIDENT 1969-1974, ASSOCIATED WITH END OF VIETNAM, WATERGATE
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION (OSHA)
FEDERAL REGULATIONS ENFORCING HEALTH & SAFETY STANDARDS IN THE WORKPLACE
'GUNS AND BUTTER'
POLICY OF WAGING WAR WHILE SIMULTANEOUSLY INCREASING SOCIAL PROGRAMS
STAGFLATION
DISASTROUS ECONOMIC CONDITION OF 1970'S CHARACTERIZED BY BOTH INFLATION AND RECESSION
HUSTON PLAN
NIXON OFFENSIVE AGAINST ANTI-WAR TYPES INVOLVING WIRETAPPING, INFILTRATION OF RADICAL ORGANIZATIONS
THE PLUMBERS
SECRET NIXON TEAM EMPOWERED TO DISCREDIT NIXON'S POLITICAL OPPOSITIONS AND ENSURE GOVERNMENT SECRECY
PENTAGON PAPERS
SECRET DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF US INVOLVEMENT IN VIETNAM WHOSE PUBLICATION ENRAGED NIXON
SOUTHERN STRATEGY
NIXON STRATEGY OF POLITICALLY COURTING SOUTHERN WHITES ENRAGED BY CIVIL RIGHTS ADVANCES
SWANN V. CHARLOTTE MECKLENBERG
1972 SUPREME COURT PRECEDENT THAT UPHELD SCHOOL BUSING AS CONSTITUTIONALLY NECESSARY TO ENSURE RACIAL EQUALITY IN EDUCATION
SPIRO AGNEW
NIXON'S COMBATIVE AND PARTISAN VICE-PRESIDENT WHO RESIGNED IN CORRUPTION SCANDAL
GEORGE MCGOVERN
DEMOCRATIC LIBERAL AND DOVE DEFEATED IN THE 1972 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION
CREEP
ACRONYM FOR COMMITTEE TO RE-ELECT THE PRESIDENT, 1972
WATERGATE BURGLARS
TEAM OF NIXON LOYALISTS ARRESTED FOR 1972 BREAK-IN AT DEMOCRATIC HQ IN WATERGATE COMPLEX
WOODWARD AND BERNSTEIN
WASHINGTON POST REPORTERS WHO INVESTIGATED AND REPORTED THE WATERGATE SCANDAL
DEEP THROAT
DEEP BACKGROUND SECRET SOURCE FOR SOME OF WOODWARD & BERNSTEIN'S WATERGATE REVELATIONS
ENEMIES LIST
LIST THAT REVEALED THAT PRES. NIXON USED GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO HARASS POLITICAL OPPONENTS
GERALD FORD
NIXON-APPOINTED VICE-PRESIDENT WHO BECAME PRESIDENT UPON NIXON'S 1974 RESIGNATION
NIXON PARDON
PRES. FORD'S CONTROVERSIAL 1974 PARDONING OF NIXON FOR WATERGATE CRIMES
ORGANIZATION OF PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES (OPEC)
13 NATION OIL-PRODUCING GROUP WHOSE EMBARGO DRASTICALLY INCREASED GAS PRICES AND WORSENED INFLATION
WHIP INFLATION NOW (WIN)
PRES. FORD'S INEFFECTIVE VOLUNTARY PROGRAM TO REDUCE CONSUMER PRICES
MAYAGUEZ
AMERICAN MERCHANT SHIP SEIZED BY CAMBODIA IN 1975
JIMMY CARTER
AMERICAN PRESIDENT 1977-1981
LOVE CANAL
NEW YORK STATE REGION WHICH WAS THE SITE OF A MASSIVE TOXIC WASTE CONTAMINATION IN 1978
PANAMA CANAL TREATY
CARTER NOGOTIATED 1978 TREATY HANDING RIGHTS TO THE PANAMA CANAL BACK TO PANAMA BY 1999
SALT II
US/USSR NUCLEAR WEAPONS LIMITATION TREATY NEGOTIATED IN 1979 BY CARTER ADMINISTRATION
CAMP DAVID ACCORDS
CARTER-LED 1978 PEACE TREATY BETWEEN ISRAEL AND EGYPT
AYOTOLLAH KHOMENI
RADICAL ISLAMIST LEADER OF1979 IRANIAN REVOLUTION
SHAH OF IRAN
IRANIAN MONARCH OVERTHROWN IN IRANIAN REVOLUTION WHOSE ADMISSION TO THE US CAUSED 1979-80 HOSTAGE CRISIS
MALAISE SPEECH
CARTER'S 1979 POLITICALLY DAMAGING SPEECH THAT SEEMED TO BLAME AMERICANS FOR THE CRISIS OF CONFIDENCE
1969-1974
DATE OF NIXON PRESIDENCY
1973-4
DATE OF WATERGATE SCANDAL
1974
DATE OF NIXON'S RESIGNATION
1974-7
DATE OF FORD PRESIDENCY
1977-1981
DATE OF CARTER PRESIDENCY
1973
DATE OF FALL OF SAIGON
1978
DATE OF CAMP DAVID ACCORDS
1979
DATE OF IRANIAN REVOLUTION