Announced unrestricted submarine warfare.
Declared war on Russia.
Declared war on France.
Sunk the Lusitania.
Selling liberty bonds
Growing liberty gardens
Volunteering for the Red Cross
Filling traditionally male jobs
Striking for higher wages
Competition for jobs.
White feelings of black superiority.
Blacks paid less rent than whites.
Black presence in traditionally white towns.
Blacks working as scabs.
South Carolina; New York
Angered Americans because it promised American land to Mexico.
Delighted Americnas because it meant the Germans would not attack their merchant ships.
Declared Germany's dedication to the war effort.
Attempted a compromise between Germany and Russia.
The establishment of a League of Nations.
An immediate peace between all nations.
That American loans be paid back within 20 years.
To make Germany accept responsibility for the war.
Of the Bolshevik Revolution.
They no longer believe in the cause of the war.
They believe they are fighting a losing battle and don't want to have to pay reparations.
They don't want to be fighting on the same side as the United Sates.
Big Stick Diplomacy
Promised not to sink passenger ships without warning.
Declared unrestricted submarine warfare.
Claimed their alliance to Austria-Hungary.
Pledged to give Arizona, Texas, and New Mexico to Mexico if they won the war.
Germany; the loss of American ships and lives to submarine warfare.
Germany; starting the war.
Britain and France; paying back all loans.
Britain and France; maintaining peace in the Rhineland.
In retaliation for the British naval blockade of Germany.
To push the U.S. into the war.
In an attempt to pit Britain and the U.S. against each other.
Because the U.S. attacked first.
Pledging to make the war “a war to end all wars” and to make the world safe for democracy.
Claiming it would stimulate economy and promote widespread wealth.
Declaring that America was merely acting under the guidelines of the Monroe Doctrine.
Promising to support American interests abroad.