1) Based off the document transcript and the videos, what was so damaging about Nixon’s involvement in Watergate?

2) Why did people become disillusioned with Nixon and politics in general as a result of Watergate? Explain.

3) Why did the press take on the role as watchdog over American politicians and government?

4) Evaluate your own perception of the American government. Do you trust our politicians? Explain.

5) In your opinion, are we fair in how we judge our modern presidents? Who should keep watch over our government, if any? Explain your thoughts.







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