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Th United States boycotted the 1980 Olympics in Moscow because of
The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan
The Carter administration supported a fundamentalist Muslim leader in Iran against the westernized shah of Persia.
The Way Powers Act requires a president to withdraw troops sent abroad after sixty days, unless Congress specifically authorizes a longer stay.
Jimmy Carter's 1976 victory can be attributed to
his strong support among southern African Americans.
In Regents of the University of California v. Bakke, the Supreme Court approved the use of racial quotas in college admissions.
In 1968, Nixon's "southern strategy" involved
promising to go slowly on enforcing civil rights laws.
The Port Huron Statement launched the Students for a Democratic Society which adopted the term New Left for their efforts at grassroots democracy.
Detente was an easing of tensions between the US and the Communist powers, initiated by Richard Nixon.
Carter's most significant accomplishment in foreign policy was
brokering a treaty between Isareal and Egypt
President Nixon vetoed both the Endangered Species Act and the National Environmental Policy Act.
In Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court ruled that
abortion in the first three months of pregnancy was legal
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