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George H.W. Bush
President of the United States following Ronald Reagan.
His beating at the hands of the LAPD was caught on video. Acquittal of the officers involved led to racial riots in the early 1990s.
Panamanian dictator who was found guilty of drug trafficking in a Floridian court.
Dictator of Iraq.
A pro-democracy protest in this location was cut short by an attack by the Chinese government.
President who advocated economic and healthcare reform; second president to be impeached.
Clinton-era real estate scandal.
H. Ross Perot
Third party candidate for the presidency in 1992. Split the Republican vote.
Programs such as Social Security, unemployment insurance, or disability payments that provide benefits to all eligible citizens.
Agreement between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico that eliminates trade barriers.
A "soft" term for genocide.
Speaker of the House in the mid-1990s. Responsible for the "Contract with America."
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English 9 Tier 2 Words
APWH Period 6: Modern (1900 - Present)
APWH Period 5: Revolutions (1750-1900)
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World War I - US History
World War II - US History