Armistice signed- 11/11/1918 11am (led to)
people become outraged as they felt stabbed in the back ,
defeated and angry that the struggle had been in vain
political instability due to the abdication
flu epidemic -killed
economic- war costs
communist party , too over turn the government and for country to be run by workers.
riots took place in the streets, took over government buildings.
Ebert employed free crops to brutally kill the leaders