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What democracy was there in Russia
Communism led by Joseph Stalin. Soviet Union
what democracy was there in Italy
Facist Party led by Benito Mussolini
stressed nationalism and placed the interests of the state above those of individuals
tried to have complete control over its citizens. Individuals had no rights
What democracy was there in Germany
Communism and a party of Nazism led by Adolph Hitler
germanbrand of fascism. Based on extreme nationalism, racism, and militarianism expansion.
How did FDR try to keep US out of war
passed a series of neutrality acts
Name one neutrality Act
Cash and carry= help france and britain defeat hitler and keep us out of war
Why did roosevelt call us "the great arsenal of democracy"
thought it was impossible to negotiate peace with hitler
failures of the treaty of versailles
germany strongley disliked it for it blames them for the war and they had to pay off the debt. Did not fulfill wilsons dream of a world "Safe for democracy"
- leader of Germany. led the NAzi party.
- wrote book Mein Kamp which means my life and explained his beliefs.
- wanted to enforce racial purification and
- wanted more lebensraum (living space)
- "Man of Steel"
- had a fiver year plan to direct the industrilization.
- made both agricultural and industrial growth the prime economic goals.
- established totalitarin
- Established the fasict party
- stressed nationalism
- "Black shirts"
Militarist in Japan
Militarist launched a surpise attack and seized control of the chinese province of Manchuria. Controlled entire region
- chief of staff of Japans Kwantung Army.
- wanted to unite east asia under japanese control. launched invasion into china
How did US protest Japans New Act
cut off trade with them. Therefore Japan navy prepared for an attack on the us
Battle of Britain
Germany wanted to gain control of Briains skies because Britains seas were too strong. Wanted to destroy their Royal Air Force. German planes attacked for 2 months but RAF defeated them
Hitles deployed hundreds of German submarines to attack supply ships. HIs ships became to be known as the Wolf Pact. Later US ships were allowd to attack the u boats
Office of PriceAdministration
fought inflation by freezing prices on most goods. higher taxes reduced consumer demand on scarce goods
allowed the US to ship arms and other supplies without immediate payment, to nations fighting the Axis Powers
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