Communists took over the governments of Saxony and Thuringia in October. But surprisingly, this crisis was followed by a period of relative stability and success. The influential German school of Modernist art and design He became Foreign Minister in Things that caused the Weimar period's success.
Luttwitz, Kapp and other disgruntled Generals planned to overthrow the gov. Most Germans were expecting great gains from winning the war - land, resources etc. Assas Between andWeimar politicians lived in fear of assassination - brutalising effects of the war, the revolutionary origins of the republic and the political struggles of the period as well as the challenge to the traditional values encourgaed some right wingers to resort to murder to weaken the regime.
LEft organised a general strike in Berlin in protest to the Putsch. On 29 October, rebellion broke out in Kiel among sailors. This ended the hyperinflation. The threat from the Right: This sudden collapse of their hopes led to frustration and resentment as well as anger.
How could the Republic possibly survive? Gov cut expenditure, party by dismissing many civil servants Effects - Its main consequence was that the confidence of the people in the Weimar was shaken and come the Great Depression, this doubt in the Weimar resurfaces. The Treaty of Versailles imposed a huge debt on Germany that could be paid only in gold or foreign currency.
Thus, Ebert was able to institute elections for a provisional National Assembly that would be given the task of writing a democratic constitution for parliamentary government, marginalizing the movement that called for a socialist republic.
Dawes Plan, - gave Germany longer to make the payments and the Young Plan of reduced the payments. Reducing the amount of money the government spentgovernment employees lost their jobs so that its budget deficit reduced.
Then in - rushed into a poorly supported rising. He replaced them with a new Rentenmark worth 3, million old marks.
However, Weimar was weakened politically since many who had great financial losses turned against regime.Between andWeimar politicians lived in fear of assassination - brutalising effects of the war, the revolutionary origins of the republic and the political struggles of the period as well as the challenge to the traditional values encourgaed some right wingers to resort to murder to weaken the regime.
Why the Weimar Republic was Able to Survive the Difficulties of the Years to In the period from toWeimar Germany faced multitude threats. It faced uprisings from both left and the right, economic crises, criticism over the Treaty of Versailles.
Hyperinflation affected the German Papiermark, the currency of the Weimar Republic, between and It caused considerable internal political instability in the country, the occupation of the Ruhr by France and Belgium as well as misery for the general populace.
Nov 19, · The Weimar Republic () was the popular name for the republic of Germany created after World War 1. It was named after the city of Weimar where the Status: Resolved.
In Ebert () the Republic had a President (unlike Hindenburg later) who was genuinely committed to democracy. Ebert used the Army to crush the Communist uprisings &.
In Ebert () the Republic had a President (unlike Hindenburg later) who was genuinely committed to democracy.
Ebert used the Army to crush the Communist uprisings & the Munich Putsch inDownload