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Updated: 1/19/2021
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  • Militarism
  • Alliances
  • War was brewing in Europe
  • Let’s blow up this area!
  • Imperialism
  • Who cares?
  • Nationalism
  • This land is ALL GERMANY’S!
  • Hey! If you do that, you’ll kill our crops!
  • German submarines sunk the Lusitania, which was a passenger ship for civilians, causing over 100 Americans to die 😣
  • Americans were outraged.
  • WHAT?!?
  • Germany apologized, but they’re sinking every American ship they see
  • GO TO WAR!
  • Yeah!
  • Germany wants to help Mexico invade us if they become allies?!?
  • ...we will help get land back from the U.S. if you join us.
  • Zimmerman Telegram
  • Wilson, we intercepted this telegram, and thought you might want to have a look at it...
  • As much as we wanted to stay out of the war, Germany sunk a ship of innocent people, and threatened to help Mexico invade us...
  • I’m saying...
  • So what are you saying, President?
  • We are going to war.
  • Americans were outraged.