America wants to stay neutral and wants to avoid the war.
Will you join us in the war?
Most Americans supported these Acts because they did not want to get involved in the war and the acts would help them not get involved and help them not look like they are taking sides.
I think we should join this war because Hitler had some bad war plans and if we join then we can get rid of them all.
Ya I think we should join the war we have a good chance of winning
U.S wanted to avoid being pulled into another foreign war. Isolationists worked hard to pass measures to keep the U.S out of the conflict.
Here take it all!!! For anyone
Neutrality Acts 1: Forbade the president from providing arms or other assistance to any nation at war in europe. 2: Warned americans not to sail on any vessels of nations at war
Supplying Arms Americans began to question their neutrality as news of Hitler's ruthless war tactics and domination came most Americans began to side with the Allies. The cash and carry plan: the U.S would sell supplies to Great Britain but they had to pay. And Britain had to agree to transport all the materials themselves
Arsenal of Democracy The U.S provided supplies to anyone who needed for the freedom around the world. Green Hose: FDR gives a speech saying that instead of charging for them for the weapons we should just give the weapons for free and will help them for free. Lend lease: Allowed the US to lend anyone supplies to GB or other nations fighting the Nazi
Military Buildup: congress approved increased military spending. september 1940 congress passed a law that set up the first peacetime draft.
Atlantic Charter: Roosevelt and churchill set up goals for post war world. 1) GB and US will seek no territorial gain after war. 2) all people have the right to choose there own government.3) create new organization to replace failed League Of Nations. ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR!!!!!!!