How did the founding fathers set up a structure of government intended to stand the test of time? What unresolved compromises did they make?
Ideals & Types of Democracy
Origins of US Government
Articles of Confederation
How does the government set and administer policy?
Executive & Bureaucracy
Connect the founding principles of the government to debates over how to balance freedom and order
Civil Rights Movement
How do different political beliefs and ideologies affect which policies citizens support?
Core Political Values
Learn about the many ways that U.S. citizens can influence the decisions the government makes