Terms to Know:
John J. Pershing & Pancho Villa
War Industries Board
Committee on Public Information (Creel Committee)
Espionage Act of 1917
Schenck v. United States
Treaty of Versailles
League of Nations
Questions to Consider:
1. Why did America abandon neutrality in 1917?
2. Explain how the U.S. government exercised unprecedented control over the American economy during WW1. Give examples.
3. Why were propaganda, thought control, and repression used with such success in the U.S. during WW1?
4. Discuss the successes and failures of Versailles and why it was such a disappointment to idealist Wilson.