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Crash Course Government and Politics

Political Parties: Crash Course Government #40

Today, Craig is going to talk about political parties and their role in American politics. When most people think about political parties they associate them with the common ideologies of the voters and representatives within that party, but the goal of a party is NOT to influence policies. The role of political parties is much simpler: to win control of the government.

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Monetary and Fiscal Policy: Crash Course Government #48

Craig is going to dive into the controversy of monetary and fiscal policy.
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Government Regulation: Crash Course Government #47

Today, we wrap up our discussion of economic policy by looking at government regulation.
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Market Economy: Crash Course Government #46

How does the government plays a role in the economy?
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Media Regulation: Crash Course Government #45

We return to the media by seeing how the government interacts with the content we see.
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Media Institution: Crash Course Government #44

Today we look at the rather thorny issue of the media and its role in politics.
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Interest Group Formation: Crash Course Government #43

Last week we talked about special interest groups, but why have them in the first place?
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Interest Groups: Crash Course Government #42

Craig sets his sights on a hot topic: money in politics.
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Party Systems: Crash Course Government #41

Let's dive into the history of American political parties.
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Political Campaigns: Crash Course Government #39

Political campaigns are a pretty big deal in the United States.
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How Voters Decide: Crash Course Government #38

Craig tries to get inside the heads of voters by discussing how voters make decisions.
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