WW 1 Propaganda Facts

U.S. World War One Propaganda Poster
WW1 Propaganda Poster

Introduction - WW 1 Propaganda

During World War 1 propaganda was used by all the major world powers in an attempt to influence citizens to support the countries war effort including getting people to enlist in the military. This propaganda took many visual and written forms and was spread in many ways including war posters, books, leaflets, and newspaper articles. Propaganda almost always involved a distortion of the truth and often outright lies. Below is a list of facts about World War 1 propaganda. This information is written for both kids and adults and includes what types of propaganda were used, who was responsible for WW1 propaganda, and how effective it was.

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List of World War 1 Propaganda Facts