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"George Wallace: Settin’ the Woods on Fire" offers an interesting perspective on many themes covered in the study of American history, from presidential politics, political parties, and American regionalism (particularly as it relates to the role of the South in American politics and culture), to desegregation, busing, and race relations. You can either use part of all of the film with your class or delve into the rich resources available on this Web site to supplement your classroom activities.

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