Common Core Texts Grade 12
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"The Art of War" by Sun Tzu (Chapter 3)

"The Autobiography of Malcolm X"

"Malcolm and Martin, Closer Than We Ever Thought" by John Blake (CNN)


"Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare

[On the Duty of] Civil Disobedience” by Henry David Thoreau

"Democracy in America" by Alexis de Toqueville Volume 2  (Project Gutenberg)

"The Dead" by James Joyce
"The Declaration of Independence"

"The Bill of Rights"  (See an image of the original with text overlay here)

"The Preamble to The U.S. Constitution"

Song of Myself” by Walt Whitman (Poetry Foundation, 1892 version)

Invictus” by William Ernest Henley (Poetry Foundation(