DO NOW. Please write down the HW. Take out your FHAO packet. Have out all notes we have taken in topic 2. Week 2, Germany History Part 1. The Weimar Republic 1919-1933. Weimar: 3 Parts. Part 1: Weimar 1919-1923 BAD Part 2: Weimar 1924-1929 Good Part 3: Weimar 1929-1933 BAD.
The Weimar Republic
Think of how people become “They”
Who is they at WMS? In the U.S.? In the world?
How and why does this happen?
When does it turn “bad”?
1929: The Great DepressionEconomic Troubles Return
There were dozens of political parties in Weimar that tried to elect represenatives to the Reichstag, the legislative branch. Here are three. The chart shows what % of the Reichstag each party controlled. What do you notice happens over time?
Germans, stand together! Up and resist the foe!...So long as this Treaty stands there can be no resurrection of the German people…The treaty was made in order to bring 20 million Germans to their deaths and to ruin the German nation…He who will not be a hammer must be an anvil. An anvil we are today, and that anvil will be beaten until out of the anvil we fashion once more a hammer, a German sword!”