Please include your name and your character(s)...
Answer the following questions based on your character's perspective:
Is the violence of the revolution justified?  Explain.
Does the king have a role in the government of France?  Explain.
Do people have a right to rebel if their king does not respond to their needs?  Explain.
 
Please include your name and your character(s)...
Answer the following questions based on your character's perspective:
Who is most to blame for the violence of the revolution and why?
Should the king be executed for his role in the revolution?  Why or or not?
Who should have power over France and why?
 
 
Respond to TWO of the following questions on this blog:
1. Should the users of tobacco, alcohol, gasoline, and fatty foods pay an extra price ? Explain.

2. Should the government have control over our buying habits, or should they leave us alone ?

3. What are the costs of such taxes on society ?

4. What may happen to the supply of these goods if we continue to tax them? The demand?
 
Please post your personal experiences here.  The best response gets breakfast on me.
 
Explain what you were able to achieve today concerning your project.

What group of individuals are you focusing on?  How will you be presenting your information?  Do you have any questions that I can help answer concerning your project?  Are you running into any difficulties that I should be aware of?
 
In class we watched an episode of 30 Days entitled "Living on Minimum Wage."  Watch the following argument against increasing the federal minimum wage rate.  Then answer the questions below by responding on this blog.

http://youtu.be/lblNgYe_1f8

Who do you believe has the more compelling argument - those in favor of or those against increasing minimum wage?  Explain your answer.
 
Visit one of the following websites  and select one individual to read about.  Then post a comment on this blog answering the following questions:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/03/we-are-99-percent-stories-victims-great-recession_n_992340.html#s384403&title=September_14th_2011

http://www.buzzfeed.com/mikehayes/depressing-photos-from-we-are-the-99-percent

http://www.campusprogress.org/articles/top_15_we_are_the_99_percent_signs_from_young_americans/

1. Briefly describe the situation your individual is facing (1-2 sentences). 
2. In your opinion, do you believe that they have a right to protest income inequality?  Why or why not?
3. What can be done to help this individual be more successful?

Be sure to include your name.