Anti-German propaganda in the United States
Attacks on American merchant ships
Sinking of the Lusitania
Prohibition and disenfranchisement
The boll weevil and drought
Adoption of child labor laws and the county unit system
Election of Woodrow Wilson and the beginning of World War I
The Great Depression
The Great Society
World War II
World War I.
World War II.
The Great Depression.
The nationwide drought.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Overextending trade agreements.
Giving businesses too many loans.
Encouraging people to invest in the stock market.
Not doing anything to help solve the country’s economic problems.
The state was already in a depression.
Banks were protected by state insurance.
Citizens had little money invested in the stock market.
The state constitution prohibited investing tax dollars in the stock market.
He withheld federal funds from Georgia’s colleges and universities.
He ordered the Confederate flag to be flown at all colleges in Georgia.
He fired two University System administrators who supported integration.
He approved the admission of several black students at two all-white colleges.
To provide loans to students
To improve lifestyles for Americans
To reform the defects in the economy
To relieve the suffering of the unemployed
Subsidies were paid to property owners, not the tenant farmers.
Only whites qualified for Social Security and Medicare benefits.
Only whites were hired by the Works Progress Administration.
Young blacks were not hired under the National Youth Administration.
He made a campaign promise to provide electricity to rural Georgia.
He wanted to reduce the cost of electricity for the poor.
He noticed that his neighbors did not have electricity.
He owned rural land and wanted to have electricity.
It provided loans to farmers’ cooperatives so they could run power lines in rural areas.
It provided funds for power companies to run lines in rural areas.
It required power companies to provide power at a lower rate.
It enabled farms to double their size.
Create a system to save the banks.
Protect the financial sovereignty of the federal government
Create a system of retirement and unemployment insurance.
Give all workers in the United States a savings plan for the future.
Its allies ran out of money with which to purchase the equipment.
It would get the materials back at the end of the war.
It could charge interest and make more money.
The allies preferred to lease the equipment.
The United States provided lend-lease aid to Great Britain and the Soviet Union.
The United States maintained strict neutrality with no involvement at all.
The United States provided advisory troops to aid Germany.
The United States secretly sank German submarines.