This initial post must be at least 200 words and must include a word count at the end. Once you are done, I will send you 2 posts to reply 50 words on. Please don’t get off topic
Option #1: Cyrus Cylinder – How a Persian monarch inspired Jefferson
After reading/viewing, you should be able to answer at least one of these questions: What two key historical figures are discussed in the article, and what’s their connection? How and why is the Cyrus Cylinder important to the kinds of freedom enjoyed in liberal Western-style democracies such as Britain and the United States? What are its specific connections to American history, and given contemporary politics, why is it fitting – and ironic – that it should have toured the United States?