Published on October 31, 2014
U.S. Political Parties (Part 2) Directions : Now that you have explored some U. S. political parties and reviewed their platforms in Part 1 it’s time to make connection s to ethics and the business world. Visit the Directory of U. S. Political Parties at http://www.politics1.com/parties.htm . 1. Choose a political party ( other that Republican or Democratic ) whose platform you OPPOSE , and describe the party’s platform on ANY FIVE of the topics below ( check five ). I will have to approve topics not on the list below. 2. Be sure to discuss each topic with respect to: The party’s stance on the topic Why you oppose it Whether or not you think the party’s position is ethical What impact this position has on business. Present your research data in a 7-slide PowerPoint slide presentation that includes a minimum of 5 data slides (one per topic), 1 intro slide (see below), and 1 summary slide (see below) Political Party Platforms Sanctity of Life AIDS Congressional Reform Crime Defense Drug Abuse Education Election Reform Energy Environment Family Federal Aid ______________________ Foreign Policy Gambling Gun Control Health Care Immigration Money & Banking Religious Freedom Social Security Tariffs & Trade Taxes Veterans Wage/Price Control Welfare *Students may choose their own platforms with teacher approval. The Intro Slide should include the following: Your Name Business Law (Semester and Year) Party Name Party Logo or Relevant Graphic Party Slogan The Summary Slide should include the following: Explain the most important valuable useful information you learned as a result of having completed this project. How will you use this information going forward in your life?