Congress of Racial Equality
CORE, the Congress for Racial Equality. Development of this civil rights organization, its active role during the civil-rights era and subsequent decline. Effect of emerging black nationalist movement on CORE. Significance.
EDUCATION & DEMOCRACY.
Importance of well educated citizenry in promoting democratic principles & practices (equality, tolerance, individual freedom, political participation).
FLYING THE CONFEDERATE FLAG.
Examines the debate over flying the Confederate Battle Flag over the Statehouse in Columbia, South Carolina. Past & recent history. Sentimental & historical meaning of the Confederate flag to Southerners. Issues of symbolism, partriotism, racism, slavery. South vs. North. Views of whites & African-Americans in South Carolina. Argues that the Confederate flag should remain. Gives reasons.
Change and Political Development
This paper responds to a lecture on change, political development, and democracy, offering the student's opinion on the material.
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH ACT OF 1970.
History & evolution of law & its effects on workplace safety. Legislative struggle, labor-business conflict, implementation, enforcement, inspections, weaknesses, reform, more. Outline.