Imperialism 20ii


  • McKinley Tariff

    Added afew items to the nontax list, but raised taxes on other things
  • Spanish American War

    The United States Government issued an ultimatum to the Spanish Government to terminate its presence in Cuba. Spain did not accept the ultimatum in its reply of April 1, 1898.
  • Teller Amendment

    said that US will not take permanet control over Cuba
  • Boxer Rebellion

    Boxer Rebellion
    "Society of Righteous and Harmonious Fists" (known as "Boxers" in English), in China between 1898 and 1901, opposing Western imperialism and Christianity. The uprising took place in response to European "spheres of influence" in China, with grievances ranging from opium traders, political invasion, economic manipulation, to missionary evangelism
  • Annexation of the Phillipeans

    Annexation of the Phillipeans
    An armed conflict between a group of Filipino revolutionaries and the United States which arose from the struggle of the First Philippine Republic to gain independence following annexation by the United States.
  • Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty

    The Hay–Bunau-Varilla Treaty was a treaty signed on November 18, 1903, by the United States and Panama, that established the Panama Canal Zone and the subsequent construction of the Panama Canal. It was named after its two primary negotiators, Phillipe Bunau-Varilla, the French diplomatic representative of Panama, and United States Secretary of State John Hay.
  • Panama Canal

    One of the largest and most difficult engineering projects ever undertaken, the canal had an enormous impact on shipping between the two oceans, replacing the long and treacherous route via either the Strait of Magellan or Cape Horn at the southernmost tip of South America.
  • Roosevelt Corollary

    European nations should not intervene in countries to the south of the US, However under certain condistion, Unites States intervention might be justified
  • The Great White Fleet

    The Great White Fleet
    The Great White Fleet was the popular nickname for the United States Navy battle fleet that completed a circumnavigation of the globe from 16 December 1907 to 22 February 1909 by order of U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt.
  • Dollar diplomacy

    Dollar diplomacy
    In his final message to Congress on 3 December 1912, President William Howard Taft looked back at the foreign policy followed by the United States during his administration The diplomacy of the present administration has sought to respond to modern ideas of commercial intercourse. This policy has been characterized as substituting dollars for bullets.
  • Annexation of Hawaii

    Annexation of Hawaii
    Hawaii was the 50th state to be added to the united states. It is the newest state.