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World War I and the Red Scare

World War I and the Red Scare

Causes of entry, Opposition to the war, Anti-German Hun Campaign, Anti-Radical, Sedition Act, Palmer Raids, Red Scare.

Students will conduct online research on each of the opposition figures in order to learn more about what constitutes a reputable source.

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Spiro Bolos

April 18, 2022
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  1. World War I & the Red Scare

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  4. TRIPLE ENTENTE

  5. TRIPLE ALLIANCE

  6. TRIPLE ALLIANCE TRIPLE ENTENTE

  7. CENTRAL POWERS ALLIED POWERS

  8. CENTRAL POWERS ALLIED POWERS 1917

  9. 1914 - 1918

  10. APRIL 6th, 1917

  11. Why did the United States enter World War I… on

    the side of Great Britain?
  12. Why did the United States ente…on the side of Great

    Britain and the Allies?
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  14. The Lusitania

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  18. OTHER REASONS?

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  22. The Spanish-American War, 1898-99

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  27. : $3 billion

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  29. $27 million

  30. $27 million

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  32. British Blockade U-Boat Blockade

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  35. Undeclared submarine warfare 2:11

  36. OPPOSITION

  37. Traditional Suspicion

  38. Traditional Suspicion Washington’s Farewell Address “Why, by interweaving our destiny

    with that of any part of Europe, entangle our peace and prosperity in the toils of European ambition, rivalship, interest, humor or caprice? It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world…” (1796)
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  40. “Dough-boys” 300,000 / 300,000

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  42. “Where The Fate Of The War Rests” “Upon the farmers

    of this country, therefore, in large measure rests the fate of the war and the fate of the nations. May the nation not count upon them to omit no step that will increase the production of their land or that will bring about the most effectual cooperation in the sale and distribution of their products?”
  43. 1916: >900,000

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  46. APATHY?

  47. Woodrow Wilson: “Symbolic Politics”

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  49. “Hate the Hun” Campaign

  50. “Hate the Hun” Campaign

  51. “Hate the Hun” Campaign

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  56. SAUERKRAUT

  57. “LIBERTY CABBAGE”

  58. HAMBURGER

  59. “LIBERTY STEAK”

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  61. “LIBERTY MEASLES”

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  64. ANTI-RADICAL

  65. Espionage and Sedition Acts 1917-1918

  66. The Sedition Act made it a crime to “willfully utter,

    print, write, or publish any disloyal, profane, scurrilous, or abusive language about the form of the Government of the United States” or to “willfully urge, incite, or advocate any curtailment of the production” of the things “necessary or essential to the prosecution of the war.”
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  69. “RED” EMMA GOLDMAN

  70. “RED” EMMA GOLDMAN “There Is No Communism in Russia”

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  72. WALTER MATHEY

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  74. Rev. CLARENCE WALDRON

  75. Rev. CLARENCE WALDRON “A Christian can take no part in

    the war.”
  76. Rev. CLARENCE WALDRON → 15 years

  77. JOHN WHITE

  78. 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.”
  79. JOHN WHITE → 21 months

  80. “BIG BILL” HAYWOOD IWW

  81. “BIG BILL” HAYWOOD → 30 YEARS

  82. EUGENE DEBS

  83. EUGENE DEBS “The master class has always declared wars; the

    subject class has always fought the battles.”
  84. EUGENE DEBS → 10 YEARS

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  86. “RED(SCARE) SUMMER” 1919

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  88. Strikes, Prohibition, Suffrage, Race Riots, Bombings, Influenza, Disillusionment

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  90. “The Flu Felt Around the World” (2018) 10:00

  91. Attorney General A. Mitchell Palmer

  92. Palmer R a i d s

  93. Palmer R a i d s

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  95. “[The] blaze of revolution [was] eating its way into the

    homes of the American workmen, its sharp tongues of revolutionary heat… licking the altars of the churches, leaping into the belfry of the school bell, crawling into the sacred corners of American homes, burning up the foundations of society.” January, 1920
  96. May 1st, 1920?

  97. May 1st, 1920.