A strong military helped imperial powers protect their global interests.
the league argued that imperialism went against American principles.
to sell Americas surplus of goods
The US style of imperialism differed from European styles of imperialism in terms of scope and magnitude.
to use military force to establish peace in Cuba ANDpurchase Alaskan territory
Perry negotiated a treaty that opened trade to the U.S
the purchase of Alaska from Russia
Social Darwinism held that those made better or worse by industrialization were based on the natural predisposition of the people effected. For those who were made better off, the success of those people demonstrated that they had a well-evolved culture and this expansion would help remove or improve underperforming cultures, which were those "chosen" by the fact that they were performing poorly.
All in all, according to the Social Darwinist, Imperialism was the natural expansion and success of a well-evolved culture and this expansion would help remove or improve underperforming cultures.
Christianity should be the basis of social reform.
It granted full independence and self government to the Philippines.
Because the Hull-Alfaro treaty, The U.S. are allowed to keep Panama safe, but cannot interfere in government (Panama) actions, but are able to push off bad presidents or vice presidents, if they have proof.
The US interfered in 1903 to allow Panama to declare independence from Colombia.
It limited the ports for American trade in China
"Moral diplomacy" promoted human rights, independence, and equal opportunity.
Nova Net: Taft placed dissidents in jail and censored the press.
The preposition is about; the object of the preposition is riots.
William Howard Taft
The primary reason for American interest in overseas territories is world domination