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What was the primary arguement of Senate opponents such as Senator Henry Cabot Lodge against the League of Nations as proposed in the Treaty of Versailles?
a. The League of Nations failed to provide enough German financial reparations to the United States.
b. The League of Nations violated Wilson's own Fourteen Points.
c. The League of Nations stripped Congress of its constitutional war-declaring powers.
d. The League of Nations would not provide sovereignty to oppressed colonial peoples.
e. The League of Nations would isolate the United States from postwar world affairs.

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    What was the primary arguement of Senate opponents such as Senator Henry Cabot Lodge against the League of Nations as proposed in the Treaty of Versailles?

    e. The League of Nations would isolate the United States from postwar world affairs.
    b. The League of Nations violated Wilson's own Fourteen Points.

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