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. Continue reading “Buzzanco: The Great War, the War at Home and Eugene Debs”

Buzzanco: Corporate Liberalism, the Great War and the Race for Empire

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

This lecture talks about Corporate Liberalism, reform from the top down, the Federal Reserve Act, the Pure Food and Drug and Meat Inspection.  And then the American entry into the Great War and the race for empire.  He talks about the arms race and alliances, the Balkans crisis, political neutrality but economic relationships; International Law and Sub warfare. Continue reading “Buzzanco: Corporate Liberalism, the Great War and the Race for Empire”