How Did The Kellogg-Briand Pact Affect The World

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Joan Hoff once stated, “The Kellogg-Briand Pact stands as the most idealistic (and most impractical) collective attempt to ensure peace in the interwar period” (“The Kellogg-Briand Pact”). The Pact Of Paris, better known as The Kellogg-Briand Pact, was created to outlaw future wars between nations. Politicians wanted to settle any disputes that arose between countries by using peace. Citizens that experienced the World War I were frightened. The people who witnessed World War I agreed to anything that would help stop world wars from ever happening again. The pact was signed by sixty-two nations; however, there was no way to enforce it. Even though the effort to end war succeeded for a short time, The Kellogg-Briand Pact did not end the way officials planned it. (“The…show more content…
World War I changed the lives of many families and citizens. The World War is described as a foolish and unnecessary war. During the World War, the destruction led to cultural despair in many countries. Unlike Europe, homes, factories, and businesses in the US was not destroyed. Manufacturing and production increased during the war. The United States Of America became the world industrial leader and the economy was booming. Profits were increasing which led into the Roaring Twenties. Woodrow Wilson once stated, "Once lead this people into war, they'll forget there ever was such a thing as tolerance. To fight you must be brutal and ruthless, and the spirit of ruthless brutality will enter into the very fibre of our national life, infecting Congress, the courts, the policeman on the beat, the man in the street" (“Effects of WW1 on America”). Even though everything seemed great inflation was increasing which led companies to lay off their workers and reduce wages to keep costs low. The Great War was a devastating time for many countries around the world, so it led to the Treaty of Versailles. (“Effects of WW1 on

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