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A Teacher’s Blog: The Cuban Missile Crisis

This week marks the 47th anniversary of The Cuban Missile Crisis, an event that spanned thirteen days and brought the world close to total nuclear war. It was also a valuable lesson in Presidential powers, and global negotiations. NYC teacher Mr. D. decided to have his students re-enact the crisis, with surprising results. I laid out a [...]