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the policy of extending authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries or acquiring colonies
The Great Migration
from 1910-1920 over 500,000 African-Americans migrated North, starting an even larger migration
young women who showed their independence by drinking, smoking, and wearing shorter outfits
Sacco and Vanzetti
Italian anarchists arrested for murdering two people and stealing 15 grand, not given a fair trial because if the links to their anarchism group
Scopes Monkey Trial
ACLU wants evolution to be taught in schools and asks Scopes to teach evolution/creationism, causes a big case and the ACLU loses
Marcus Garvey (Garveyism)
invented a religion and solution to racism in the USA which included all African-Americans moving to Africa and kicking out the whites there
communism is feared in America and causes Palmer and J. Edgar Hoover to hunt down communists during the _________
Trickle - Down Economics
Hoover gives money to big businesses hoping they will employ more people and the money will eventually make its way to the common American
buying stock on credit, and then when the stock drops out people lose everything
overuse of farmland combined with extreme drought and wind storm causes a _________, which multiplies the effects of the Great Depression in the Midwest
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
distributes half a billion to states, banks, & corps, created public works projects, but gave no aid to individuals
crucial to America's survival in the Great Depression, includes bank holiday, first new deal, & new programs
an article in German law saying that in an emergency the President can make a decision without the Congress
1938 Munich Agreement
conference with France, Germany, Italy, and England to appease Germany in fear of another world war
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