This product comes with an audio link to NPR's analysis of the impact of Carter's 'Malaise' speech. The audio includes analysis of the speech as well as two short excerpts from the actually speech by Jimmy Carter. This product also provides students with some background information about the energy and economic crisis of the 1970s. Lastly, this product includes 7 comprehension questions for students to answer from the story (includes teacher key).
Find the story here: Examining Carter's 'Malaise Speech,' 30 Years Later