In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed US neutrality and asked the American people to be neutral in thought as well as in action. Then, In April 1917, Wilson asked Congress to declare war on Germany. What events caused this turn around in American policy? Who opposed US entry into World War I? Why?

The US turned around its position because it felt that Germany was a threat to its stability. German fleets blockaded British waters and attacked any boat that approached Britain, including American passenger ships. Germany’s financial offer to Mexico to go to war against its neighbour irked the US government. The US declared war against Germany in 1917.

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