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War Industries Board
Established on July 28th 1917 by the government of the United States.It was made to fulfil the requirements of materials that were necessary for the war.
Used to get Americans to support WWI and the government's goal. Used propaganda to get civilians to participate in many of their volunteer efforts.
This law imposed fines and jail sentences to those opposed the draft and aided the enemy during WWI. It was passed on June 15 1917, it was passed to protect Americans and also increase support of the war.
This law made it illegal for Americans to say anything in any form that criticizes the government, flag, or military. This law was passed in 1918 and also was passed to protect Americans and also increase support of the war
Schenck v. USA
Supreme Court case that uphold the Espionage Act because it did not violate the first amendment right to freedom of speech.
The agency charged with enforcing laws preventing distribution of mislabeled foods, drugs, cosmetics, and medical devices.
Committee on Public Information
was headed by journalist George Creel, it was created to maximize public support and national loyalty during WWI with propaganda.
Address Jan 8, 1918 delivered by Wilson to congress. They were a set of idealistic goals for peace.
-A proposal to abolish secret treatie please liberals of all countries
-Freedom of the seas appealed to the Germans, as well as to Americans who distributed British power
- A removal of economic barriers among nations was comforting to Germany, which feared postwar vengeance
-Reduction of armament burdens was gratifying to taxpayers everywhere
-An adjustment of colonial claims in the interests of both native peoples and the colonizers was reassuring to the anti imperialists
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