Read Chapters 10 11 and 12 in the textbook and watch the videoThe House We Live In.
The post-war era of the United States is often looked back on as a Golden Era yet this was also a period of tension both at home and abroad. Consider the major events of the Cold War consider the impact of the Cold War on the world particularly in places like Germany Cuba Vietnam Korea Chile and Afghanistan.
Also consider the impact that the Cold War had at home particularly on American culture and society. Reflect deeper on the state of American society in this time period; on the social economic and technological gains but also on the inequalities that existed particularly those discussed inThe House We Live In.Think about how this period which was a golden era for some created the need for movements such as the Civil Rights Movement the American Indian Movement the Womens Movement and movements for immigrants rights such as the National Farm Workers Association and Chicano Movement.
ConsultThe Anatomy of a Discussion Boardas well asCritical Thinking: A Guide to Skillful Reasoningas you formulate your response.
Based on information from your textbook and the required video assess the changes of the Cold War era at home and abroad:
Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Your post should make reference to the required materials with in-text citations. Your references and citations must be formatted according to APA style as outlined by the Ashford Writing Center. You may use additional scholarly sources to support your points if you choose.