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AP US History Unit 8
Yalta Conference
Postdam Conference
Cold War
United Nations
FDR, Churchill and Stalin met at Yalta. Russia agreed to decl…
This is the conference where Stalin, Truman, and Churchill ca…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
Yalta Conference
FDR, Churchill and Stalin met at Yalta. Russia agreed to decl…
Postdam Conference
This is the conference where Stalin, Truman, and Churchill ca…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margaret Sanger
The flapper
Warren G. Harding called the 20's the age of this, when in fa…
Champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
The pioneer of the American birth control movement, became co…
Some women concluded in the "new era" that it was no longer n…
Normalcy
Warren G. Harding called the 20's the age of this, when in fa…
McNary-Haugen Bill
Champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
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AP US History: Unit 8
Harry Truman
Thomas Dewey
Storm Thurmond
38th Parallel
Won re-election in the presidential election of 1948
Was the reported winner of the 1948 presidential election but…
The conservative democrat nominee for president in 1948
A line of latitude that effectively separated North Korea fro…
Harry Truman
Won re-election in the presidential election of 1948
Thomas Dewey
Was the reported winner of the 1948 presidential election but…
Unit 8 AP US History
Social darwinism
Progressive era
Municipal reform
Prohibition
The application of charles darwin's theory of biological evol…
An era in the United States (roughly between 1900 and 1917) i…
•urban reformers sought to break alliances between city bosse…
A ban on the production, sale, and consumption of liquor, ach…
Social darwinism
The application of charles darwin's theory of biological evol…
Progressive era
An era in the United States (roughly between 1900 and 1917) i…
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AP US History Unit 8
Gilded Age
Tariff Issue
Patronage
Rutherford B. Hayes
the time when everything seemed fine with politics but behind…
republicans wanted high tariffs, democrats wanted low tariffs
the act of repaying someone that helped get you into office b…
a republican that didnt do anything except lead a corrupt term
Gilded Age
the time when everything seemed fine with politics but behind…
Tariff Issue
republicans wanted high tariffs, democrats wanted low tariffs
Unit 8 AP US History
15th Amendment
Samuel Gompers
Eugene Debs
Interstate Commerce Act
This Amendment gave the right to vote to everyone, including…
President & founder of the American Federation of Labor
Union leader of the American socialist party
(1887) Regulated railroad rates for trains traveling between…
15th Amendment
This Amendment gave the right to vote to everyone, including…
Samuel Gompers
President & founder of the American Federation of Labor
AP US History Unit 8
Hydrogen Bomb
Massive Retaliation
Space Race
Cold War
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
A 20th century (1955-1972) competition between the USSR and t…
Tense standoff between the US and USSR (1945~1989). Result of…
Hydrogen Bomb
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Massive Retaliation
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
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AP US History, Unit 8
National Security Act
Roosevelt Coalition
Containment
The Korean War
Try to root out communist in the government
Left side. Minorities, city livers, workers in general
George Keenan, policy of resisting further expansion of commu…
June 25, 1950: communist north korea invades non-communist so…
National Security Act
Try to root out communist in the government
Roosevelt Coalition
Left side. Minorities, city livers, workers in general
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AP US History Unit 8
1920's prosperity: haves and have nots
Harding/Coolidge/Hoover policies
1919-1920: The Red Scare
1921, 1924: Immigration restriction: E…
...
...
The Scare had its origins in the hyper-nationalism of World W…
The Emergency Quota Act restricted the number of immigrants a…
1920's prosperity: haves and have nots
...
Harding/Coolidge/Hoover policies
...
AP US History Unit 8
Hydrogen Bomb
Massive Retaliation
Space Race
Cold War
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
A 20th century (1955-1972) competition between the USSR and t…
Tense standoff between the US and USSR (1945~1989). Result of…
Hydrogen Bomb
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Massive Retaliation
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
AP US History Unit 8
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Sand Creek Massacre
Battle of Little Bighorn
Wounded Knee
A new government agency approved by Congress to manage Indian…
1864 attack in which as many as 200 Cheyenne were killed by t…
1876 Sioux victory over army troops led by George Custer
In 1890, after killing Sitting Bull, the 7th Cavalry rounded…
Bureau of Indian Affairs
A new government agency approved by Congress to manage Indian…
Sand Creek Massacre
1864 attack in which as many as 200 Cheyenne were killed by t…
AP US History Unit 8 Vocab Wayzata
Per se
Redress
Blight
Bombastic
By or in itself or themselves
Set right an undesirable or unfair situation
A plant disease, especially one caused by fungi such as milde…
High-sounding but with little meaning; inflated
Per se
By or in itself or themselves
Redress
Set right an undesirable or unfair situation
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AP US History Post Unit 8
Bill Clinton
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Oklahoma City Federal Building bombing
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
42nd President advocated economic and healthcare reform; seco…
Supreme Court Justice under Clinton
Collapsed the entire building by Timothy McVeigh and Terri Ni…
Clinton managed to gain support for a compromise measure unde…
Bill Clinton
42nd President advocated economic and healthcare reform; seco…
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court Justice under Clinton
US History Unit 8
Industrial Revolution
Interchangeable Parts
Cotton Gin
Patent
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
A machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented…
exclusive rights over an invention; copyright
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Interchangeable Parts
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Gilded Age
Role of government in the Gilded Age
Social Gospel
Political Stalemate (Gilded Age)
period of national economic and population growth
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
Protestant movement focusing on social issues
Republican party splits into Stalwarts (traditional machine p…
Gilded Age
period of national economic and population growth
Role of government in the Gilded Age
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
AP US History Facts and Terms: Unit 8
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margret Sanger
"Flappers"
Name Warren G. Harding gave to the 20s, even thought it was a…
Urged high tariffs against foreign agricultural goods and a g…
Pioneer of the American birth control movement. Believed that…
Some women yconcluded in the "New Era" that it was no longer…
Normalcy
Name Warren G. Harding gave to the 20s, even thought it was a…
McNary-Haugen Bill
Urged high tariffs against foreign agricultural goods and a g…
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AP US History Unit 8 Great Depression thru FDR admin
Herbert Hoover
Overproduction of crops
Use of Credit
Stock Market Crash
31st President; in office during the Great Depression; often…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; the US grew a surp…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; people would not u…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; stocks had empty v…
Herbert Hoover
31st President; in office during the Great Depression; often…
Overproduction of crops
one of the causes of the Great Depression; the US grew a surp…
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AP US History Unit 8 Vocab
Tangible
Mediation
Implement
Moralistic
That which can be treated as fact
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
To put into effect
Acting in an ethical manner
Tangible
That which can be treated as fact
Mediation
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
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US History Unit 8
McCarthyism
Rosa Parks
refugee
Alger Hiss
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
a person who flees to a foreign country
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
McCarthyism
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
Rosa Parks
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
AP US History Unit 8: The Progressive Era
What was the 15th amendment?
Who was Samuel Gompers?
Who was Eugene Debs?
What was the Interstate Commerce Act?
African American men had the right to vote.
American cigar maker. Became a Georgist labor union leader.
An American Union leader. One of founding members of the Indu…
Regulated railroad rates for trains traveling between proport…
What was the 15th amendment?
African American men had the right to vote.
Who was Samuel Gompers?
American cigar maker. Became a Georgist labor union leader.
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US History Unit 8: WWII
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Lend Lease Act
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
British policy that granted Hitler everything he could reason…
Law passed after the fall of Britain during WWII; allowed the…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
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Unit 8 Vocab AP US history
John Lewis
Thurgood Marshall
The Feminine Mystique
Little Rock
(Civil Rights Leader): chairmanship of the Student Nonviolent…
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US. Serving fro…
A 1963 book by Betty Friedman which is widely credited with s…
Group of African-American students who were enrolled in Littl…
John Lewis
(Civil Rights Leader): chairmanship of the Student Nonviolent…
Thurgood Marshall
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US. Serving fro…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margaret Sanger
The "Flapper"
Warren G. Harding called the 20s the age of " " when in fact…
champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
the pioneer of the American birth control movement, became co…
some women concluded in the "New Era" that it was no longer n…
Normalcy
Warren G. Harding called the 20s the age of " " when in fact…
McNary-Haugen Bill
champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Gilded Age
Role of government in the Gilded Age
Social Gospel
Political Stalemate (Gilded Age)
period of national economic and population growth
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
Protestant movement focusing on social issues
Republican party splits into Stalwarts (traditional machine p…
Gilded Age
period of national economic and population growth
Role of government in the Gilded Age
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
AP US History Unit 8 Key Terms
Warren Commission Report
"The Great Society"
Medicare and Medicaid
Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO)
was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 29…
a domestic program in the administration of President Lyndon…
are both government-sponsored programs designed to help cover…
was the agency responsible for administering most of the War…
Warren Commission Report
was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 29…
"The Great Society"
a domestic program in the administration of President Lyndon…
AP US History Unit 8- The Rise of Andrew Jackson
Defining Characteristics of the period
Jacksonian Democracy
Election of 1824
'Judas of the West'
-Power shift from the old to the new generation... -Universal su…
-About expanding political rights to white men
-Leading up to this, the Republican Party begins to fragment…
-Andrew Jackson called Henry Clay this because of his role in…
Defining Characteristics of the period
-Power shift from the old to the new generation... -Universal su…
Jacksonian Democracy
-About expanding political rights to white men
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US History Unit 8 Vocab
Progressive Movement
Muckrakers
Initiatives, Referendums, Recalls
16th Amendment (1913)
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
Created at the State level giving voters more power
Federal Income Tax. This tax is based on people's ability to…
Progressive Movement
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Muckrakers
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
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US History: Unit 8 Review
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Brinkmanship
FCDA
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
This is the practice of pushing a dangerous situation to the…
This was a government agency that developed fall out plans an…
Yalta Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
Potsdam Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
US History Unit 8
Containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Korean War
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
was a military alliance formed by the U.S, Canada, and severa…
First "hot war" of the Cold war. The Korean War began in 1950…
Containment
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
Marshall Plan
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
US History, Unit 8
Guillotine
Kedge
Frigate
How did Red Jacket get his name?
Machine used to remove people's heads during the French Revol…
Using a smaller boat to move the anchor of a larger ship
A fast moving ship that was easily maneuverable
He wore a red jacket into battle.
Guillotine
Machine used to remove people's heads during the French Revol…
Kedge
Using a smaller boat to move the anchor of a larger ship
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US History Unit 8
What was the Cold War?
What was the main goal of the United S…
In what ways did the Marshall Plan enc…
How did NATO and the Warsaw Pact divid…
A conflict between countries with no actual fighting
To keep peace throughout the world
Lent money to 17 countries. The money was used to rebuild bri…
By creating alliances and packs with different countries. Wes…
What was the Cold War?
A conflict between countries with no actual fighting
What was the main goal of the United S…
To keep peace throughout the world
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US History Unit 8
baby boom
Levittown
perjury
satellite
large increase in population in the United States between 194…
name of the first planned community; located in New York
when someone lies under oath
a nation controlled by another country
baby boom
large increase in population in the United States between 194…
Levittown
name of the first planned community; located in New York
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Unit#8 US History
Totalitarianism
Dictator
Blitzkrieg
Fleet
When a government has complete control over a country and its…
A ruler who has total control of a country's government throu…
"Lightning what". Very fast offensive war lead by planes and…
A large group of navy ship
Totalitarianism
When a government has complete control over a country and its…
Dictator
A ruler who has total control of a country's government throu…
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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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us history unit 8
between the rocky mountains and the mi…
teepees,clothing,shoes,blankets,silver…
the plains Indians were able to travel…
Americans believed in owning land and…
where in the us are the great plains located?
what did plains Indians use buffalo for?
what did the increased mobility of a horse and greater huntin…
what was a difference between native and American culture?
between the rocky mountains and the mi…
where in the us are the great plains located?
teepees,clothing,shoes,blankets,silver…
what did plains Indians use buffalo for?
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US History Unit 8
Containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Korean War
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
was a military alliance formed by the U.S, Canada, and severa…
First "hot war" of the Cold war. The Korean War began in 1950…
Containment
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
Marshall Plan
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
Unit 8 US History
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
sworn into office as president on March 4, 1861, issued the E…
president of the Confederacy, He attended the military academ…
The Union general during the Civil War became president in th…
earned his nickname during the Battle of Bull Run, regiment o…
Abraham Lincoln
sworn into office as president on March 4, 1861, issued the E…
Jefferson Davis
president of the Confederacy, He attended the military academ…
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US History Unit 8
Alger Hiss
exile
Bay of Pigs
satellite
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
someone who is forced to live away from his or her home country
site of a failed U.S. invasion which attempted to overthrow F…
a nation controlled by another country
Alger Hiss
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
exile
someone who is forced to live away from his or her home country
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AP European History Unit 8
Geocentric
Nicolaus Copernicus
Copernican System
On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres
Earth is in the center of the universe.... Had 10 Crystalline sp…
Polish Monk who was an astronomer in his times of solitude. D…
The sun is at the center of the universe with everything stil…
First push towards a Heliocentric universe, published after C…
Geocentric
Earth is in the center of the universe.... Had 10 Crystalline sp…
Nicolaus Copernicus
Polish Monk who was an astronomer in his times of solitude. D…
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US History Unit 8
Muckrakers
Upton Sinclair's The Jungle
Meat Inspection Act/Pure Food and Drug…
Ida Tarbell's History of Standard Oil
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
novel published in 1906 that portrayed the filthy conditions…
1906, authorized Secretary of Agriculture to inspect and cond…
revealed Rockefeller's ruthless business practices and called…
Muckrakers
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
Upton Sinclair's The Jungle
novel published in 1906 that portrayed the filthy conditions…
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US History UNIT 8
imperialism
yellow journalism
annexation
Roosevelt Corollary
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
to add territory to a country
addition to Monroe Doctrine to use force in Latin America to…
imperialism
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
yellow journalism
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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Unit 8: US History
In 1945, the U.S. House of Representat…
Republicans selected General _____ as…
The Eisenhower campaign was one of the…
Eisenhower's campaign used the slogan…
House Un-American Activities Committee
Dwight D. Eisenhower... Richard M. Nixon
television
I Like Ike
In 1945, the U.S. House of Representat…
House Un-American Activities Committee
Republicans selected General _____ as…
Dwight D. Eisenhower... Richard M. Nixon
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US History Unit 8
"In God We Trust"
Aim of the United States during the sp…
Miranda v. Arizona
The Chinese Revolution resulted in --.
Congress adopted the motto to distinguish American culture fo…
Establish a strong presence in space to gather information ab…
Supreme Court ruling that requires police to follow procedure…
China coming under communist rule
"In God We Trust"
Congress adopted the motto to distinguish American culture fo…
Aim of the United States during the sp…
Establish a strong presence in space to gather information ab…
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US History Unit 8
National Origins Act of 1912
The KKK
Sacco and Venzetti
18th amendment
Restricted the number of immigrants allowed to come in America
Organization which used terror and harassment aimed at black…
Italian immigrants who are self-proclaimed anarchist who were…
Prohibited the production distribution and consumption of alc…
National Origins Act of 1912
Restricted the number of immigrants allowed to come in America
The KKK
Organization which used terror and harassment aimed at black…
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US History Unit 8
"New" Immigrants
steerage
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Immigrants who came to the United States during and after the…
A large open area beneath a ship's deck, often used to house…
An immigrant receiving station that opened in 1892, where imm…
The immigration station on the west coast where Asian immigra…
"New" Immigrants
Immigrants who came to the United States during and after the…
steerage
A large open area beneath a ship's deck, often used to house…
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US History Unit 8
2nd Red Scare
38th Parallel
5 Causes of WWII
Adolf Hitler
A period in 1950s America where Anti-Communism was rampant an…
The line of latitude that divides North and South Korea
Problems with the Treaty of Versailles, global economic depre…
The leader of Nazi Germany during WWII
2nd Red Scare
A period in 1950s America where Anti-Communism was rampant an…
38th Parallel
The line of latitude that divides North and South Korea
US History Unit 8
Brown vs. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Emmett Till
Freedom Riders
-Segregation of schools ruled to be unconstitutional
-Outlaws discrimination & desegregates all public facilities
-murder of 14 year old boy... -started civil rights movement... -mo…
-white & black students rode buses to desegregate interstate…
Brown vs. Board of Education
-Segregation of schools ruled to be unconstitutional
Civil Rights Act of 1964
-Outlaws discrimination & desegregates all public facilities
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US History Unit 8
Prohibition
Speakeasies
Flappers
Harlem Renaissance
To ban alcohol (18 & 21 amendments)
Underground clubs and bars
Independent women of the 20s (short hair and skirts)
Movement in black art and literature
Prohibition
To ban alcohol (18 & 21 amendments)
Speakeasies
Underground clubs and bars
US History: Unit 8
fireside chat
court packing
subsidy
Herbert Hoover
is the term used to describe a series of 30 evening radio add…
The Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 (frequently calle…
a direct pecuniary aid furnished by a government to a private…
was a shanty town built by homeless people during the Great D…
fireside chat
is the term used to describe a series of 30 evening radio add…
court packing
The Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 (frequently calle…
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