What is the definition of radicalism? Do you agree with the cartoonist’s choice to represent radicalism with a snake? Why or why not?
Read the notes for this political cartoon. Do you think the elephant was a good choice to represent the G.O.P, or Republican party during this time period? Why or why not?
Use the Primary Source Nexus search box to look for more information about Calvin Coolidge. What else did you learn about his political career?
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