We are experiencing a major crisis and conflict in our country’s political life with highly polarized political parties and voters. However, the country has experienced this in the past and this course will discuss those conflicts and how they were resolved.
This course focuses on major developments already impacting our lives and adaptations that will be needed to address them.
This course will look at the life of former Vice President Spiro Agnew through the eyes of Rachel Maddow. Maddow’s book follows Agnew’s career first, as Governor of Maryland; then as Richard Nixon’s Vice President; and finally, his fall from power.