U.S. Government and Politics: Crash Course

Course Description

In this crash course series hosted by Craig Benzine (aka WheezyWaiter), learn the basics of American government in videos lasting about 9 minutes each, covering the basic functions and policies discussed in American politics

U.S. Government and Politics: Crash Course
This course will teach you why you should understand American government and politics.
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Video Lectures & Study Materials

# Lecture Play Lecture
1 Introduction to American Government Play Video
2 The Bicameral Congress Play Video
3 Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances Play Video
4 Federalism Play Video
5 Constitutional Compromises Play Video
6 Congressional Elections Play Video
7 Congressional Committees Play Video
8 Congressional Leadership Play Video
9 How a Bill Becomes a Law Play Video
10 Congressional Decisions Play Video
11 Presidential Power Play Video
12 Presidential Powers 2 Play Video
13 Congressional Delegation Play Video
14 How Presidents Govern Play Video
15 Bureaucracy Basics Play Video
16 Types of Bureaucracies Play Video
17 Controlling Bureaucracies Play Video
18 Legal System Basics Play Video
19 Structure of the Court System Play Video
20 Supreme Court of the United States Procedures Play Video
21 Judicial Review Play Video
22 Judicial Decisions Play Video
23 Civil Right Play Video
24 Freedom of Religion Play Video
25 Freedom of Speech Play Video
26 Freedom of the Press Play Video
27 Search and Seizure Play Video
28 Due Process of Law Play Video
29 Equal Protection Play Video
30 Sex Discrimination Play Video
31 Discrimination Play Video
32 Affirmative Action Play Video
33 Public Opinion Play Video
34 Shaping Public Opinion Play Video
35 Political Ideology Play Video
36 Election Basics Play Video
37 Gerrymandering Play Video
38 How Voters Decide Play Video
39 Political Campaigns Play Video
40 Political Parties Play Video
41 Party Systems Play Video
42 Interest Groups Play Video
43 Interest Group Formation Play Video
44 Media Institution Play Video
45 Media Regulation Play Video
46 Market Economy Play Video
47 Government Regulation Play Video
48 Monetary and Fiscal Policy Play Video
49 Social Policy Play Video
50 Foreign Policy Play Video


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