Thesis Papers: An explanation of his success in implementing the war and the results of the war on slavery and foreign policy
- Research and analyze President James Polk’s support of the war from the perspective of slavery and aggression against Mexico. Address the following in your analysis:
- An explanation of his views on slavery, the Mexican-American War, and Manifest Destiny
- An explanation of his success in implementing the war and the results of the war on slavery and foreign policy
- Explain your perspective, either endorsing or opposing the Mexican-American War of 1848, in the form of a speech to an audience of supporters.
Be sure to support your statements with scholarly references.
Write your speech in approximately 800 words in Word format. In addition, develop a 7–10-slide presentation in PowerPoint format to accompany your speech. Include a separate cover page and reference page. The presentation must graphically or pictorially illustrate your position in a clear, persuasive manner. You also have the option of including your voice and image within your PowerPoint presentation.
Apply APA standards to citation of sources.