The Official Opening of the League of Nations, 15 November 1920.

Read the below article. As you do so, consider the following questions:

  • Who joined the League of Nations?
  • Was it an effective international organization?

Charles Townshend, ‘The League of Nations and the United Nations’, BBC History, 17 February 2011.

Was the League of Nations an effective international organization? In what ways do you think it was effective, and in what ways do you think it was ineffective? Contribute to our course forum on this topic here: The League of Nations