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Citizenship and World War I


Video Discussion Questions

  • Why did some people oppose the U.S. entry into the war?
  • How did the government respond to opposition to the war after 1917?
  • What does conscientious objection mean and how many claim this as status?
  • Explain the challenges that arose for conscientious objectors when American citizenship and military service became identified as synonymous.
  • What is the Red Scare?