Unit 10: The New Millenium, 2000-Present

United/Divided | War & Peace | Work | Home | Moving Along | Faith & Ideals

 

United/Divided

“The Corner”

words and music by Common, 2005

Lyrics

“Silence is a Weapon”

Blackfire, 2007

Lyrics

“Courtesy of the Red, White, and Blue (The Angry American)”

Toby Keith, 2002

Lyrics

 

 

War and Peace

“Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning”

Alan Jackson, 2002

Lyrics

"Have You Forgotten?"

Darryl Worley, 2003

Lyrics

 

"Travelin Soldier"

Dixie Chicks, 2002

Lyrics

 

“Light Up Ya Lighter"

Michael Franzi, 2006

Lyrics

"Violeta"

Ozomatli, 2007

Lyrics

"War Song"

O.A.R., 2008

Lyrics

 

Work

 

“Words I Never Said”

Lupe Fiasco, 2011

Lyrics

"America First"

Merle Haggard, 2005

Lyrics

"Rent Money"

Bambu, 2012

Lyrics 

 

Home

"24Ktown"

Dumbfoundead, 2013

Lyrics

"Brotha"

Angie Stone, 2001

Lyrics

"Learn Chinese"

Jin the Emcee, 2004

Lyrics

"The APL Song"

Black Eyed Peas, 2004

Lyrics

"Heroes of Earth"

Leehorn Wang, 2005

Lyrics

"Black Happiness"

Tasha, 2007

Lyrics

"Who I Am"

Ruby Ibarra, 2010

Lyrics

"Same Love"

Macklemore, 2012

Lyrics

"Mi Gente"

Kumbia Kings, 2003

Lyrics

Moving Along

“3rd Base, Dodger Stadium”

Ry Cooder, 2006

Lyrics

“Where You From?”

Bambu, 2012

Lyrics

“Monsters Calling Home”

Run River North, 2013

Lyrics

"Descendants of Dragon"

LeeHom Wang, 2000

Lyrics

“Wave”

Alejandro Escovedo, 2001

Lyrics

"Somos mas americanos"

Los Tigres del Norte, 2001

Lyrics

"Who Discovered America?"

Ozmotli, 2004

Lyrics

“American Land”

Bruce Springsteen, 2012

Lyrics

"Electric Intertribal"

A Tribe Called Red, 2013

 

 

Faith and Ideals

“Where is the Love?”

Black Eyed Peas, 2003
Lyrics

 

“Waiting on the World to Change”

John Mayer, 2006

Lyrics

“I Smile”

Kirk Franklin, 2011

Lyrics

“No Rest for the Weary”

Blue Scholars, 2008

Lyrics

“Clouds”

Dumbfoundead, 2010

Lyrics

 

More Units:

1. Worlds Meeting through 1760

2. New Nation, 1760-1820

3. Expansion & Reform, 1800-1860

4. Civil War & Reconstruction, 1860-1876

5. Development of Industrial

    U.S., 1870-1900

6. Emergence of Modern U.S., 1900-1929

7. Great Depression & WW II, 1930-1945

8. Post-War U.S, .1946-1973

9. Changing America, 1974 -2000

10. The New Millennium

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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