This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: forces. Government nationalizes railroads, can decide what gets moved, move military materials. Eve of WWI, federal budget was 1b. In last year of war, federal budget was 18b- pay for that through taxation, borrowing money (running deficits), paying back money with interest. Also want people to get motivated politically. Used 4 minute men, government propaganda forces. -Conscription (draft) getting people involuntarily to join military-Reification of the state. Coined talking about Bourne’s essay. Taking abstract concept of state and giving it tangibility-June 16- Debbs goes to Canton, OH gives speech -March 1919 supreme court upheld conviction in unanimous decision, written by Oliver Holmes-Palmer Raids-Roaring 20’s- prohibition...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/27/2010 for the course HIST 162 taught by Professor Dougherty during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Geneseo.
- Spring '08
- Montgomery Bus Boycott