Italy: Because people of Italy were suffering economic depression such as employment, strikes and riots, they looked for a strong leader to look up to. Benito Mussolini gained control of Italy in 1922. Mussolini goal was to expand Italy’s territory; he did this by attacking the nation of Ethiopia, making it a colony. Germany: Germans were also suffering, but from global depression, still recovering from the effects of World War 1. In the meantime Adolf Hitler granted to be ruler of Germany, in
First let us familiarize ourselves with the story; Red Tails is set in 1944 Italy where a group of black pilots fight for the chance to prove their combat worth, overcoming racism and other obstacles. Red Tails is based on the true story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first all- black squadron in the United States Army-Air corps. The writers strive throughout the film to maintain accuracy of real events while also making it as entertaining as possible. Mister Ridley and Mister McGruder do a wonderful job
upward mobility into upper ranks v. Restriction to certain jobs 2. World War Two Minorities c. African Americans vi. Inclusion 1. The Draft and quotas 2. 369th Hell Fighters 3. Tuskegee Airman vii. Port Chicago Disaster d. Native Americans viii. Code talkers 4. Invaluable resource 5. Creation and use 6. Top secret until middle 1968 e. Females ix.
Jews, but also against other minorities. In Asia and the Pacific, Japanese armies invaded country after country, island after island. On December 7, 1941, Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The next day, the U.S. Congress declared war, taking the U.S. into World War II. Pre-Test: World War II – The World at War T F 1 Americans from many races and ethnicities served in the armed forces during World War II. T F 2 The United States developed the atomic bomb in secret.