War in Iraq

The war in Iraq raises critical questions for the classroom. Constitutional Rights Foundation has prepared a focused series of online lessons and research links designed for classroom use. We will continue to add new online lessons and research links as events unfold in America, Iraq, the Middle East, and around the world. We at CRF hope you will find these resources useful during this time of national and international crisis.

Online Lessons

War and International Law

A Brief History of  the Law of War
America's Foreign Policy: A Brief History
America's Foreign Policy: Military Intervention
The Bush Doctrine

War and the Media

Fact Finders—The Media In Times of Crisis
Press Freedom vs. Military Censorship 

Helping Students Cope

Suggestions for Teachers
War in Iraq—How Do You Feel? What Do You Think?
Handling Controversy
Project Suggestions

Web Links: Links to additional resources.


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