Farmers rent land from an owner and they grow crops

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farmers rent land from an owner and they grow crops, sell them, and give their owner portion of the revenue Second Body Paragraph Industry & Labor x Industry in the South is paralyzed due to the destroyed cotton system and slave system x Value of Southern land is equivalent to zero and private property is nonexistent x Businesses that lent to the Confederate States of America (CSA) did not get loans back because of bankruptcy x Roads, schools, and libraries virtually all state funded x Tax increases ultimately hurt South
o Money stimulus granted by Federal government wants citizens to spend money and help the economy x Carpetbaggers are pro-African American Northerners who travel to the South as hopeful entrepreneurs (teachers, businessmen) x Scalawags a Southerner who supports Reconstruction Conclusion Paragraph x The years after the Civil War led to a deterioration of Southern industry and agriculture due to the destruction of the cotton industry and Southern territory. 19. Assess the influence of THREE of the following in the American decision to declare war on Germany in 1917: German naval policy; American economic interests, Wilson’s idealism, Allied propaganda, and Americ a’s claim to power. A. Introduction x In 1917, the United States experienced both national and international pressures, such as German naval policy, President Woodrow Wilson’s idealism, and Allied propaganda that led the country towards war. x Thesis: The ext ernal and internal pressures felt by the United States influenced Woodrow Wilson’s decision to enter World War I. First Body Paragraph —Woodrow Wilson’s Idealism x Wilson’s strict interpretation of international law restricted him from prohibiting the boarding of belligerent ships by Americans o Said such restrictions were violations of the Constitution x Wilson’s refusal to ban Americans from belligerent ships resulted in nearly one hundred American deaths o Congressmen and other government officials began to complain x Wilson’s call of “peace without victory” resonated only in America o Both Allies and the Axis powers resorted to violent means to end the first World War Second Body Paragraph German Naval Policy x Utilized unlimited submarine warfare wherein they sunk all ships: military, war, merchant, passenger o The United States tried to negotiate for free seas without submarines, but Germany refused o Allies, as well as Americans, died in sub warfare x Lusitania was the US ship sunk by Germany o Nearly 1,000 died. Germany had sent warnings in newspapers warning of such attacks o Germany promised the United States to halt such attacks x Wilson did not administer ban on Americans from boarding belligerent ships Third Body Paragraph Allied Propaganda x Poor little Belgium ,” or neutral Belgium, was invaded by Germany through a U-turn type of attack o Belgium defenseless, but United States and Allies adamant on supporting their ally o Wilson wants help for Belgium x

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