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  1. 1. Woodrow Wilson and WWI AP U.S. History
  2. 2. Progressive Reforms <ul><li>16 th Amendment </li></ul><ul><li>Federal Reserve Act of 1913 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Need for stability in the banking industry </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Modifies Sherman Antitrust Act </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Federal Trade Commission Act of 1914 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Prohibit unfair trading practices </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. New Nationalism <ul><li>Federal Farm Loan Act of 1916 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create mortgage rates at reasonable interest rates. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Child Labor Act of 1916 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Forbade shipment, children under 14 or 16 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Adamson Act of 1916 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>8 hour work day-railroads </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Kerr-McGillicuddy Act of 1916 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Workmen's compensation </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Issues in Administration <ul><li>“ He Kept us Out of War” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1916 election </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Segregation and African American issues generally ignored. </li></ul><ul><li>Opposed federal woman suffrage amendment. </li></ul><ul><li>Opposed immigration restrictions. Vetoed literacy test. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Foreign Policy <ul><li>Denounced imperialism and dollar diplomacy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Advocated advancement of democratic capitalist governments. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Agreements with Japan over China </li></ul><ul><li>Protect Panama Canal </li></ul><ul><li>Conflicts with Mexico </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Road to War <ul><li>American Neutrality </li></ul><ul><li>Submarine Crisis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blockade and attacks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Lusitania (128 Americans) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Arabic Pledge” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sussex Pledge </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stop attacks </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Proposed “Peace without Victory” </li></ul>
  7. 7. Declaring War <ul><li>Unlimited submarine warfare </li></ul><ul><li>Zimmerman Telegram </li></ul><ul><li>March 2, 1917-declare war on Germany </li></ul><ul><li>Selective Service Act </li></ul><ul><li>Red Cross </li></ul><ul><li>Segregated Units </li></ul>
  8. 8. America at War <ul><li>War at Sea </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Convoy system </li></ul></ul><ul><li>American Expeditionary Force </li></ul><ul><ul><li>John J. Pershing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Military engagements </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verdun, Marne, Meuse-Argonne offensive </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Armistice on Nov. 11, 1918 </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Mobilizing the Home Front <ul><li>Industry </li></ul><ul><ul><li>War Industries Board </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Control raw materials, production, prices, and labor relations. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Food </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Food Administration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Production and conservation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Fuel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fuel Administration </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Labor </li></ul><ul><ul><li>War Labor Board </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Taxation and Finance </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Liberty bonds </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Hysteria <ul><li>Committee on Public Information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Creel, lead propaganda campaign, created Liberty Leagues </li></ul></ul><ul><li>American Protective League </li></ul><ul><ul><li>German discrimination </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Espionage and Sedition Acts </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Aided enemy, rebellion, obstructed recruitment, printed material. Forbade criticism. </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Civil Liberties Cases <ul><li>Eugene V. Debs </li></ul><ul><li>Shenk v. United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Limit free speech when the words represented a “clear and present” danger. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Abrams v. United States </li></ul><ul><li>Only 10 people actually charged with sabotage-1,055 convicted of violating laws. </li></ul>

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