You will write 2 essay that explores the given topic, listed below.
It should be a complete essay, including an introduction, a conclusion, and evidence paragraphs, in the traditional 5 or 6 paragraph format. Because you will have access to your notes, I will be expecting clear and specific examples from class to support your ideas.
1) Who started the Cold War? What actions did the USA take that contributed to the tension? What was their motivation? Actions did the USSR take that contributed to the tension? What was their motivation? Was the Cold War avoidable?
2) Did the end of the Cold War have an impact? Has the United States changed its actions globally or its attitudes toward current and former Has countries increased or decreased its international interventions? Has its rhetoric or justifications changed?
Each essay should be like 1-2 pages.