Sample Compelling Questions
Cold War and Beyond (approx. 1945–present)
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What factors made the Middle East such an important region in the post-World War II era?
How does the idea of freedom impact the post- World War II world?
What response should nations and international organizations have to violations of human and civil rights in other nations?
What critical factors influenced national decisions to align with the U.S. or the U.S.S. R.?
How have nuclear weapons changed the world and continue to impact the world today?