feb14 - February 14, 2011 War to make world safe for...

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February 14, 2011 War to make world safe for democracy Conscription=draft selective service act of 1917 all male citizens drafted allows some exceptions dependency(family to take care of) certain occupations (doctors,etc) religious objection(no violence) Administration= local lottery system 1918:24 million registered 4 million people served in military little resistant most male citizens went along with Service Selective service act Africans register without protest armed forces remain segregated example of government segregating U.S enters war in spring 1917 it dragged on for 3 years by spring 1918, German launch all out offensive pushed to end war and conquer Europe 50 miles of Paris Months later, Fall 1918 British and U.S army drive Germans out Wilhelm II advocate Throne armistice signed Russia's reason for withdrawing Eastern side fought Russia led by Tsar Nicholas II
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