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World War I
What were US President Wilson's 14 points?
In a speech to the US Congress, US President Wilson laid out 14 points, 14 things that he felt should be agreed to by all nations He believed these 14 points would ensure a just peace and end the causes for war in the future. These points included freedom of the seas, free trade, and a league of nations to solve problems between countries without the need for war. His points also included the concept of self rule for colonies and for all people. The 14 points