10 Common Myths About the United States Government

10 Common Myths About the United States Government

The United States government was built by the founders with many, many layers in order to ensure a better union. By having so many checks and balances and separation of powers, anyone who tried to pull a hostile takeover of the government, or turn it into something less democratic, would find an incredible amount of Read more about 10 Common Myths About the United States Government[…]

Freedom of Religion: Crash Course Government and Politics #24

Freedom of Religion: Crash Course Government and Politics #24

Hi, I'm Craig, and this is Crash CourseGovernment and Politics, and I'm excited. I'm excited because today, we start delvinginto Supreme Court jurisprudence, with the totally controversial topic of freedom ofreligion. Now, other than being fun to say, jurisprudence means all the important caseson a particular topic, but unfortunately, I'm only going to be talking Read more about Freedom of Religion: Crash Course Government and Politics #24[…]

Political Ideology: Crash Course Government and Politics #35

Political Ideology: Crash Course Government and Politics #35

Hi, I'm Craig, and this is Crash Course Governmentand Politics. And today, we're gonna get personal. Not personal in the sense that I'm gonna tell youI'm a bed wetter cause I'm not…gonna tell you that. We're gonna talk about people's personal politicalviews and where they come from. This is what political scientists sometimes call PoliticalSocialization. Read more about Political Ideology: Crash Course Government and Politics #35[…]

Freedom of Speech: Crash Course Government and Politics #25

Freedom of Speech: Crash Course Government and Politics #25

Hi, I'm Craig, and this is Crash Course Governmentand Politics, and today, we're talking about free speech. Other Craig: Finally, today we can let looseand establish the kinds of things we can say to criticize our government, like the crazyidea that money and speech are the same thing. Other Other Craig: Not so fast, Clone, Read more about Freedom of Speech: Crash Course Government and Politics #25[…]