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What are the key ideas of "America First" ideology, which initially arose in the early 1940s? And why is it significant? Get insight into the origins, development, and central tenets of American isolationism, and how this history has implications that shape present policies and debates with Professor Christopher McKnight Nichols.
Christopher McKnight Nichols is a history professor at Oregon State University and a Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization of American Historians.
The History Forum series unpacks the history behind today’s headlines. Join six national scholars of American history as they explore the history that helps us understand and unravel the issues we face right now. Attend, engage, and draw your own conclusions.
2019-10-19 14:00:00 2019-10-19 14:00:00 America/Chicago "America First"? A History of US Isolationism & Global Engagement with Christopher McKnight Nichols Minnesota History Center