The 37th President
Kent State University Shooting 1970
The Kent State University shootings occurred on May 4, 1970. The Ohio National Guard killed 4 unarmed students and wounded 9. Some of the students shot were involved in the protest of the Vietnam war.
New York Times v U.S. (Pentagon Papers) 1971
The court case New York Times v. U.S made it possible for the New York Times and Washington Post newspapers to publish the classified Pentagon Papers without getting in trouble. The pentagon papers were officially titled "Report of the Office of the Secretary of Defense Vietnam Task Force." The New York Times claimed this was a violation of the 1st amendment.
Watergate Break in 1971
Nixon broke into a Washington D.C building to steal secret documents and wire-tap phones. Historians are not sure if Nixon knew about the Watergate break in before it happened, but he covered it up afterwards which led to his resignation.
1) At which college did shooting occur at?
2) What did watergate lead to?
3) Which amendment defended the Pentagon Papers?
4) What was the outcome of Roe v Wade?