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Policy of extending power or influence through colonization, military force, etc...
-Secretary of State in the 1880s
military base settled by US in Hawaii
Open Door Policy
-Sec. of State in 1890s
Augusto Cesar Sandino
leader of Nicaraguan Rebellion against Jose Zelaya
Juan Bautista Sacasa
-President of Nicaragua (elected 1932)
Concentration camps (Cuba)
solution to independence movements from the people of Cuba
-Leader of Cuban rebellion against Spain (1895-Spanish American War)
over exaggerated or misrepresented pieces of news
-US President (1897-1901)
-Responsible for the attack on Manila Bay in the Philippines (Spain's last remaining major colony in the western hemisphere)
-May (1898) conquered after Roosevelt ordered Dewey to take Manila Bay
San Juan Hill
-(1898) in Cuba
Band of cowboy-esque soldiers in the Spanish American War in Cuba
-(1898) Spain grants them independence just in time for rule to switch to US
Speak softly & carry a big stick
-Proverb popularized by TR and basis of his "Big Stick" ideology.
-(1904) addition to the (1823) Monroe Doctrine from TR
-President Taft's approach to US Foreign Policy from (1909-1913)
-President/Dictator for a long, long time in Mexico
First democratically elected President of Mexico
-(1913) assassinated Fransisco Madero and took over as the dictator of Mexico
US-backed leader of a Mexican Rebellion against Huerta
other leader of Mexican Rebellion Wilson thinks of giving support to after being Angered by Carranza
-(1916) leads a search for Pancho Villa after he shoots up New Mexico.
Basically no one has any idea what this is even today
Dictator of Nicaragua
Central American Court
Semi Formal alliance between Russia, France and Britain
Alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy during WWI
The British liner that was torpedoed by a German submarine. Brought about the threatening of America cutting off diplomatic relations with Germany. This brought America into the war because many innocent American civilians died that were on the liner.
-(February 25, 1917)
Russian Revolution headed by Vladimir Lenin after he was sent back into Russia by Germany.
First official draft of the US
Battles of World War I
Fundraiser by the US in order to pay for WWI
A movement that involved capitalist societies (such as the US) worrying about communism spreading to their nations
Gave women the right to vote.
US policy during WWI along with neutrality