World War I and the Red Scare

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Why did the USA enter the Great War on the side of Great Britain and the Allies? What were the domestic consequences of the war? Was it worth it?

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World War I and the Red Scare

  1. 1. World War I & the Red Scare
  2. 2. TRIPLE ALLIANCE TRIPLE ENTENTE
  3. 3. CENTRAL POWERS ALLIED POWERS
  4. 4. 1914 - 1918
  5. 5. APRIL 6th, 1917
  6. 6. Knightsbridge, 1919
  7. 7. Why did the United States enter World War I… on the side of Great Britain?
  8. 8. Why did the United States ente…on the side of Great Britain and the Allies?
  9. 9. The Usual Reason The Lusitania May 7, 1915
  10. 10. deaths = 1198
  11. 11. deaths = 1128
  12. 12. 4,200,000
  13. 13. OTHER REASONS?
  14. 14. 1) Cultural Connections
  15. 15. 80%
  16. 16. 2) Bigger U.S. World Role
  17. 17. 3) Economic
  18. 18. 4x
  19. 19. 1914: $753 million
  20. 20. 1916: $3 billion
  21. 21. $2.3 billion $27 million
  22. 22. 4) Difficulties of Naval Warfare
  23. 23. “rules of war”
  24. 24. British Blockade U-Boat Blockade
  25. 25. Undeclared submarine warfare
  26. 26. U.S. OPPOSITION
  27. 27. Congress 373-50
  28. 28. “Dough-boys” 300,000 / 300,000
  29. 29. Farmers
  30. 30. Socialists
  31. 31. Immigrants
  32. 32. FEAR of APATHY
  33. 33. Good vs Evil
  34. 34. “Hate the Hun Campaign”
  35. 35. SAUERKRAUT
  36. 36. “LIBERTY CABBAGE”
  37. 37. HAMBURGER
  38. 38. “LIBERTY STEAK”
  39. 39. “LIBERTY MEASLES”
  40. 40. ANTI-PROTEST ACTIONS
  41. 41. Espionage and Sedition Acts 1917-1918
  42. 42. “RED” EMMA GOLDMAN
  43. 43. 2 years >>>
  44. 44. WALTER MATHEY
  45. 45. Rev. CLARENCE WALDRON “A Christian can take no part in the war.”
  46. 46. Rev. CLARENCE WALDRON > 15 years
  47. 47. JOHN WHITE “[The] murder of innocent women and children by German soldiers was no worse than what the United States’ soldiers did in the Philippines.”
  48. 48. JOHN WHITE > 21 months
  49. 49. “BIG BILL” HAYWOOD >>> IWW
  50. 50. “BIG BILL” HAYWOOD >>> 30 YEARS
  51. 51. “RED SUMMER” 1919
  52. 52. Strikes, Prohibition, Suffrage, Race Riots, Bombings, Influenza
  53. 53. Based on the reasons for entering the Great War and the consequences at home, Was it worth it? Consider the four reasons for siding with the Allies, the civil liberties issues during the Red Scare, and the general unrest at the conclusion of the conflict, among other factors.
  54. 54. Based on the reasons for entering the Great War and the consequences at home, Was it worth it? Consider the four reasons for siding with the Allies, the civil liberties issues during the Red Scare, and the general unrest at the conclusion of the conflict, among other factors.

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