Please create a five- to six-page essay on the following prompt.
Consider the development of the topic of your Research Blog. Over the course of its existence, many individuals struggled with and against one another as they shaped its growth and changes from its earliest years through its place in contemporary society (or its demise). Consider at least three such moments of tension. How were these conflicts a product of their particular moment in American history? How did these conflicts contribute to the evolving idea of “freedom” in American life and culture?