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Topic: International political developments in the United States and in other nations 

Civics

 Standard 23.  Understands the impact of significant political and nonpolitical developments on the United States and other nations
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 4.Understands why transnational loyalties such as those to ethnic, religious, tribal, or linguistic groups sometimes supersede allegiance to a nation-state (e.g., Communist International, Islam, Christianity)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands why transnational loyalties sometimes supersede allegiance to a nation-state
     2.Knows that transnational loyalties can include ethnic, religious, tribal, and linguistic groups
     3.Understands how loyalty to Communist International could supersede allegiance to a nation-state
     4.Understands how loyalty to Islam could supersede allegiance to a nation-state
     5.Understands how loyalty to Christianity could supersede allegiance to a nation-state