How Did World War 1 Affect American Beliefs

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How did World War I affect the American traditions of tolerance and liberty? World war 1 affect American a lot. The first war was from festering imperial rivalries and ethnic conflicts in central Europe that set in motion a series of disastrous events and decisions. Just between 1914 and 1921, the war was responsible for more than 9 million combatants. The national defense act of 1916 expanded the regular federal army from 90,000 to 175,000 and they permitted gradual enlargement to 223,000. It also increased the national Guard to 440,000. The war had led to an unprecedented expansion of federal government authority. Woodrow Wilson’s administration did not invite American support the war effort; it ordered them to do so. Southern blacks and

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