about abortion, same-sex marriage, and health care have had profound impact on
our political system.
How does the distribution of political power affect the life chances of people
who are under-represented in terms of race/ethnicity, class and gender?
Conduct research using academically
approved sources (review the grading rubric for this Critical Thinking
activity found under Course Information) and analyze how special interest
groups such as lobbies and grass roots organizations may promote or prevent