How can a revolution a half a world away impact a world war in Europe? Scholars investigate the role of the Mexican Revolution in the Great War in the 17th lesson of a 32-part series. Using a short video clip, they analyze how Mexico's internal revolt directly impacted the involvement of the United States in World War I and discuss items such as the Zimmerman Note.
- Best to use Mexican Revolution in WWI unit when discussing how the war impacted the Americas
- This video is hosted on YouTube
- Lesson provides primary source video and photography from the WWI era
- Resource details WWI for audio and visual learners in the classroom