US Study Guide

A comprehensive study guide tailored for teachers to suit courses and disciplines ranging from the natural sciences to the humanities, from politics and law to business. This site provides educators and students with discussion questions, further readings, and web-based resources to explore the core concepts and issues addressed in the documentary.

The topics addressed in these different sections which can be incorporated into a variety of courses include:

  • Ethics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Politics and ideology
  • Economic and social interdependence among individuals, corporations and nations
  • Impacts of commercial activity on individuals, communities and the environment
  • Impacts of globalization
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Quotes

Move over, Michael Moore! Securing the participation of so many kings of capitalism was one of the filmmakers' most vital accomplishments.

- Sheelah Kolhatkar, The New York Observer