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A Republic

A Republic

The Framers emerged from four months of secrecy with the first national Constitution ever put to paper. Well, Dr. Franklin, what have you given us? Well, sir, a republic, if you can keep it. For the first time in history,… Continue Reading

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Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Government Explained

Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Government Explained

Well it’s that time again. Midterms are here. But no need to freak out. Midterm elections–not exams. But with so many government officials up for re-election you may need to do some cramming. Don’t worry though, we’re here to help.… Continue Reading

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Social Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #49

Social Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #49

Hello, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government & Politics and today we’re going to talk about social policy. I have a lot of social policies, which include not staying out past 3AM on weeknights, and avoiding social gatherings… Continue Reading

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Interest Groups: Crash Course Government and Politics #42

Interest Groups: Crash Course Government and Politics #42

Hello, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government and Politics and today we’re going to talk about something almost every American has an opinion on: interest groups. Now if you’ve been watching these episodes and reading the comments you… Continue Reading

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Legal System Basics: Crash Course Government and Politics #18

Legal System Basics: Crash Course Government and Politics #18

Hi, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Civics and today we’re gonna look at the basics of a system that affects all our lives: the law. And no, we’re not going to be talking about the laws of thermo-dynamics.… Continue Reading

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Discrimination: Crash Course Government and Politics #31

Discrimination: Crash Course Government and Politics #31

Hi, I’m Craig. And this is Crash Course: Government and Politics. And today we’re going to try to wrap up the incredibly fun and uplifting subject of equal protection and discrimination. Because if you thought the fourteenth amendment only protected… Continue Reading

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Congressional Leadership: Crash Course Government and Politics #8

Congressional Leadership: Crash Course Government and Politics #8

Hi, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government and Politics, and today we’re going to examine the leadership structure of Congress! I know, pretty exciting stuff! Now calm down, let me explain. [Theme Music] Are you ready to talk… Continue Reading

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Controlling Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government and Politics #17

Controlling Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government and Politics #17

Hey! I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government and Politics and today, I’m gonna cut through the red tape with common sense reforms to get our government back on track. Actually no we’re not gonna do any of those… Continue Reading