Buzzanco: The Great War, the War at Home and Eugene Debs

Listen to the latest American History lecture from Green and Red Podcast co-host and University of Houston History Prof. Bob Buzzanco.

He gets into the”real” Labor Day, The Great War, and the “War for Democracy” at home. Eugene Debs, repression of Germans, African Americans and Camp Logan. The aftermath of the war; Versailles–the Bolsheviks, Germany: reparations vs. reintegration and the League of Nations.

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Author: Sparki

Scott Parkin is a Senior Campaigner with Rainforest Action Network and organizes with Rising Tide North America. He has worked on a variety of campaigns around climate change, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, mountaintop removal, labor issues and anti-corporate globalization. Originally from Texas, he now lives in San Francisco.

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