60-Second Civics

Thursday, December 08
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Which of the following people was not an Anti-Federalist?

 
 
 
 

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4771, Meet the Anti-Federalists: Concerns for the Constitution, Part 4
Meet the Anti-Federalists: The people who opposed ratifying the Constitution. Anti-Federalist leaders included George Mason, Edmund Randolph, and Elbridge Gerry. Listen for more!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4770, Meet the Federalists: Concerns for the Constitution, Part 3
Meet the Federalists: The people who supported ratifying the Constitution. Learn more about their positions and decisions regarding the Constitution in this episode!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4769, Ratifying the Constitution: Concerns for the Constitution, Part 2
James Madison developed a plan to have the Constitution approved by voters at special conventions to be held in each state. Madison thought that the Constitution would be rejected if Congress or the state legislatures were asked to ratify it. Learn more about ratification in this episode!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4768, James Madison's Plan for Ratification: Concerns for the Constitution, Part 1
James Madison was afraid that the Constitution would be rejected if either the Congress or the state legislatures were asked to ratify it. To avoid rejection, Madison developed a plan. Listen to learn more about this plan!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4767, Issues Facing Native American Communities Today: Native American Heritage Month, Part 15
In the final episode of our Native American Heritage Month Series, Terry Mason Moore, enrolled member of the Osage tribe, discusses current and future issues facing Native American communities and all Americans today. Listen for more!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4766, Tribal Sovereignty and Native American Citizenship: Native American Heritage Month, Part 14
Native Americans are citizens of three governments: Their tribe, their state, and the United States. Learn more about the history and dynamics of Native American citizenship from the Center for Civic Education's board member, Terry Mason Moore.

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4765, How Native American Cultures Enrich the United States: Native American Heritage Month, Part 13
According to Terry Mason Moore, enrolled member of the Osage Nation, Native cultures are vibrant and living cultures with a long history of interaction and engagement with the non-native people of the United States. Learn more about how these cultures enrich all peoples in our nation!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4764, Being an Enrolled Member of the Osage Nation: Native American Heritage Month, Part 12
In this episode, Terry Mason Moore discusses her life growing up as an enrolled member of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma. Listen to learn more about her family, experiences, and culture have shaped her life!

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4763, What is Native American Heritage Month? Native American Heritage Month, Part 11
In continuing our Native American Heritage Month series, we are joined by a very special guest, Terry Mason Moore, an enrolled member of the Osage Nation, an attorney, and a member of the Center of Civic Education Board of Directors. In this episode, she discusses what National Native American Heritage Month entails and its importance.

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60-Second Civics: Episode 4762, Native American Activism: Native American Heritage Month, Part 10
In 1968 several hundred members of Native American tribes met to discuss issues affecting their communities. The American Indian Movement, or AIM, emerged out of this meeting, which has set the stage for more modern activism among Native Americans today. Listen for more!

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