The League of Nations
President WilsonHenry Cabot Lodge
Why is he giving this speech?
What do you predict he will say in this speech?
What is going on at this time?
Contextualization(same answer for both
What is one word you would use
to describe the TONE of this
Find a quote to support your
What is Wilson’s/Lodge’s
strongest argument for why the U.S. should/ shouldn’t join the League of Nations?
CorroborationWhy do you think Henry Cabot
Lodge won this fight? Use the
documents to support your
He’s giving this speech to raise support for the treaty of Versailles and the league of Nation.
He wanted to stop people from supporting the idea of the Treaty and the league of Nations.
Wilson would ask his supporters to raise awareness concerning the treaty of Versailles.
Henry will tell everyone that it's not a good thing and there shall not be any form of notice concerning the
WWI just ended. Europeans notions were angry with Germany. There was a reverie between president Woodrow Wilson and Henry Cabot Lodge.
Intense or worried: Reflect, my fellow citizens that the membership of this great League is going to include all the great fighting nations of the world, as well as the weak ones. So he was worried about the weak ones that had to fight by themselves.
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