Borders & Power

By: Katie Herklotz

What are borders?

Borders are barriers between two places. It could be something man made, like the wall of China, or something like a river. In America, borders separate the states.

What is power?

Power is the ability to do something or act in a specific way. Who ever has the most power is usually the one in control. There are 3 branches in the United States government. They are there so the power is distributed equally and not one branch can rule over another and make decisions on their own.

Ukraine Crisis

The Ukraine Crisis has been going on since the start of 2014. There are people protesting, and presidents fleeing. To learn more click on the button below.

Israeli / Palestinian Conflict

This conflict has been going on for decades. Its probably the longest battle ever fought. Both the Israeli and the Palestinian people want the same land. Neither of them are backing down either. Click on the button below to find out more out this conflict.

Balance of Power

Having power is good, but there always needs to be a balance. Click on the button below to find out cool facts about America and how it uses some of its power.