The U.S. Since the 1990s
If you were teaching a course on modern U.S. history, what themes would you emphasize in the history of the country from the 1990s to the present? In what ways are longer-term historical trends visible in this period? How does an understanding of the longer history of the U.S. help us make sense of more recent trends, developments, and controversies?
By 11:59 pm on Thursday, write a 200-word discussion board post in response to the prompt. In your response, you must quote or make reference to at least one of the documents assigned for reading in this module. You may also use material addressed in the lecture videos. By 11:59 pm on Sunday, you must post a 50-word substantive response to one of your classmates’ posts.