Prepare: Explore The Political Compass website and take the
quiz. I took the quiz am conservative. Take the time to notice where your responses
landed you on the Political Compass grid and where that point is in relation to
world leaders. the article, “The Rise of Conservatism Since World War II.”
Consider the information on The Political Compass website. How well did the
information on the website conform to your own views of what “liberal” and
“conservative” mean? How well did the information conform to the media’s
portrayals of “liberal” and “conservative”? The rise of conservatism since
World War II.” Reflect on the reasons that conservatism gained more popular
support in the last part of the 20th century and what effect conservative
policies have had on different groups.
Write the required
At least three reasons for the rise of conservatism in the
last part of the 20th century.
At least one way in which the rise of conservatism had been
positive or negative for a specific group of Americans.