25.04.2018 ACCESS UPDATE: Don't shoot! A mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida has intensified the debate on gun control in the USA.
27.11.2017 ACCESS UPDATE: Youthquake! The surprising snap general election on 8 June 2017 had an even more surprising result.
15.08.2017 ACCESS UPDATE: President Trump - Riding the Tiger Donald Trump has been President of the USA for eight months.
10.05.2017 ACCESS UPDATE: Britain's Snap Election On Tuesday April the 18th, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced that a general election was to be held on June the 8th, 2017.
29.03.2017 Lecture: How to explain the rise of Donald J. Trump From Cappelen Damm's "Historieseminar" 24 March 2017.
17.01.2017 ACCESS UPDATE: The Inauguration Finally, the transition period is over. At noon on January 20, Donald Trump will be sworn in as president of the United States.
01.11.2016 ACCESS UPDATE: The Election - What Is at Stake? After a long presidential campaign, it is time to prepare for the election on November 8.
13.09.2016 ACCESS UPDATE: Moving to the Next Level of the Campaign Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have already been attacking each other for months. However, there is much more to come.
22.08.2016 ACCESS UPDATE: After Brexit On 23 June 2016, the people of the United Kingdom voted in a referendum. In the early hours of 24 June the result was beyond discussion: Brexit had won.
03.03.2016 ACCESS UPDATE: Britain and the EU – the Final Cut? On June 23rd, the citizens of the UK go to the polls to decide whether the future of their country lies inside or outside the European Union.
26.01.2016 ACCESS UPDATE: American Presidential Primaries It has begun again. The year of an American Presidential election is upon us.
07.12.2015 ACCESS UPDATE: End the Gun Epidemic in America Work with an editorial from the New York Times.
20.11.2015 ACCESS UPDATE: How the English Language Became Such a Mess Why is English spelling so difficult?
03.08.2015 ACCESS UPDATE: Darkness in America In 1980 about 550,000 people were imprisoned in the US. Today that figure has grown to 2,250,000 – four times as many.
06.01.2015 ACCESS UPDATE: Malala Yousafzai’s Nobel Peace Prize Speech – a study in rhetoric Analyse Malala's moving speech.
10.11.2014 ACCESS UPDATE: After the Midterms This is the second update on the American midterm elections.
27.10.2014 ACCESS UPDATE: Preview - Midterm Elections in the USA, November 4 Read a preview and work with tasks.
10.09.2014 ACCESS UPDATE: The Scottish Referendum - first update We are counting down to the referendum on 18 September!
22.05.2014 Exam: Sources - and how to use them Learn more about how to evaluate and how to cite sources.
25.04.2014 Access Updates What are Access Updates ?