AP US History - Chapter 29 -wilsonian Progressivism 1912-1916

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  Woodrow Wilson
 
28th Pres. Democratic candidate 1912 election from south, President of Princeton, Gov of...
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  Herbert Croly
 
Wrote  The Promise of American Life (1910}inspired Roosevelt’s New Nationalism ...
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  Eugene V. Debs
 
Socialist Eugene V. Debs racked up over 900,000 popular votes
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  Arsene Pujo
 
 chaired House committee  which traced the tentacles of the “moneymonster” into...
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  Victoriano Huerta
 
full-blooded Indian General - installed as President of Mexico after 1913 revolt...Wilson refused...
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New Nationalism
 
Teddy Roosevelt's platform:  Government should control bad trusts, federal regulatory...
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New Freedom
 
Wilson's Platform - many progressive reforms.  Strong anti-trust banking reform, tariff...
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1912 Election
 
Taft (3rd)- Republican, Roosevelt(2n)  - Progressive, Wislon Democrat, Debbs- Socialist Wilson...
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Wilson's philosophies
 
believed in public if they were properly educated,  didn't like US interference in other...
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Underwood Tariff
 
substantially reduced import fees
and enacted a graduated income tax
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Louis Brandeis
 
1st Jewish American Supreme Court Justice
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William Taft
 
The only U.S. president to be appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, when he was nominated...
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Federal Reserve Act
 
created Federal Reserve Board,
had the power to issue paper money (“Federal Reserve Notes”)....
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Clayton Anti-Trust Act
 
helped labor -exempted labor unions from being called trusts... now legal to strike. Union...
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Wilsonian policies
 
Federal Farm Loan Act of 1916, Warehouse Act of 1916,  highway construction, labor reguations...
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Wilsonian foreign policy
 
didn't like agressive foreign policy, declared war on Dollar Diplomacy. Forced to get involved...
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Jones Act in 1916,
 
granted full territorial status to the Philippines and promised independence as soon as a stable
government...
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General John J. Pershing .
 
sent by Wilson to capture Villa, he
got deep into Mexico, clashed with Carranza’s and
Villa’s...
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Pancho Villa
 
combination bandit/freedom fighter, murdered 16 Americans in January of 1916 in Mexico and...
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Venustiano Carranza
 
President of Mexico after Huerta,  resented US interference in Mexico (trying to get rid...
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WW I
 
began summer of 1914 - heir to Austria-Hungary throne assasinated in Sarajevo, chain of events...
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Central Powers
 
Germany, Austria-Hungary, later Turkey & Bulgaria
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Allied Powers (Allies)
 
France.Great Britain, (Ireland),  Russia, later Japan & Italy
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Neutrality proclamation
 
issued by Wilson, urged Americans to be neutral in thought and deed, difficult because both...
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Economy during WWI
 
British and French war orders pulled US out of recession.  American banks loaned Allies...
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Submarines - U Boat
 
Germans used subs to retalitate against British blockade...said they wouldn't sink neutral...
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Lusitainia
 
British passenger liner, sunk by Germans killed 1,198 passengers (128 Americans)  boat...
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Arabic, Sussex
 
British and French passenger ships sunk by Germans, Wilson told Germans he would break off...
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Bull Moose Party
 
Progressive party died when Teddy Roosevelt  dy refused to run because he didn't want...
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Election of 1916
 
Wilson wins 2nd term  - slogan "he kept us out of war" .  California won the race...
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Triple Wall of Privilege
 
Tarfiff, Banks & Trusts
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Federal Trade Commission Act
 
president-appointed position investigate the activities of trusts and stop unfair trade practices...


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