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hst 102 3: sumtin - -7 the Lusitania-theadore rossevelt...

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Evan Price HST 102 progressivism goes to war 1- review - America on its way to disqinguish itself as a over seas empire - Much opposition to this 2- The great war - historians and many people aren’t very interested in world war 1. - A war with no clear bad boy - 16 million people died - 3- the great war: Remote causes - many countries fighting for control of the east - germany on the rise of a global economic empire - 4- Remonte causes - different European nations are making treaties for self-defense - ex: if someone attacks germany, then Austria will come to their rescue - By 1914, most of Europe is locked into treaties. - 6- American Neutrality - import world power by 1914 - millions of german Americans - 500 german language news papers in the U.S saying that the U.S should stay out of germany.
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Unformatted text preview: -7- the Lusitania-theadore rossevelt criticized president Wilson-rosavelt is very pro war 8- election of 1916-Wilson kept the u.s out of the war-Wilson runs for president again-Wins presidency 9- 1917-Germans start sinking u.S ships because they see Wilsons weakness-Germans try to recruit mexico to side with them on the war-Germans say that they will help mexico get their lands back-Mexicans do not take this offer seriously-12- mobilization-consumtion of alchol is banned-15- other progressive goals-german brewaries are shut down-19- making peace-No more treaties made in secret-Wants freedom of the seas-European nations to give up their colonies-Grant people in the colonies self governments 20- making peace-...
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