Prompt: (Choose ONE of these Prompts) 1)Compare and contrast the African American Civil Rights Movement with other civil rights protests in the 1960s. How are their goals similar and different? Where do we see them working together or against each other? Why? 2)Please explain the rise of conservatism in the United States from the 1950s to the present. What events in the political, economic, and cultural life of the United States have demonstrated this change over the last 70 years. Use Specific examples as we have discussed this topic several times. 3)Compare and contrast the Cold War with the modern War on Terror. What similarities and differences stand out when you examine them side by side. Please be sure to discuss both domestic and international aspects of the wars in your essay. All resources must be cited correctly with footnotes. For essay, you may cite any course material you like, but you can only use course materials (Moodle, books, lecture notes, films viewed in class) There are a lot of items to choose from and you need to use them. Using information outside of these parameters will severely affect your exam grade. 3. Each essay must be 2 full pages typed with 1 inch margins. Use Times New Roman, 12 point font. Please do not play with headings, spacers, or margins. Write at least 2 full pages. Books: -Eric Foner, Give Me Liberty! -An American History Volume 2 (4rd Edition, Seagull Edition) -Foner, Voices of Freedom, Volume 2 -Edward Bellamy, Looking Backward -Jill Lepore, The Secret History of Wonder Woman Sources: Movie: Red Dawn Rockt 4 The War Room Lincoln