List of treaties to which the United States has been a party or which have had direct relevance to U.S. history.- List of United States treaties
Their sovereignty was systematically undermined by US state policy (usually involving unequal or broken treaties) and white settler-colonialism.- American imperialism
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Period of armed conflict between Spain and the United States.
The idea of American imperialism changed in the public's mind after the short and successful Spanish–American War.
American politician, statesman, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909.
In the 1890s, Roosevelt had been an ardent imperialist and vigorously defended the permanent acquisition of the Philippines in the 1900 campaign.
Conflict in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Opposition to the Vietnam War tended to unite groups opposed to U.S. anti-communism and imperialism, and for those involved with the New Left, such as the Catholic Worker Movement.
Scottish historian based in the United States who is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and a Senior Faculty Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University.
Ferguson writes and lectures on international history, economic and financial history and British and American imperialism.
Eventually applied by the United States between the late 18th century and the first half of the 20th century whereby it sought to avoid alliances with other nations in order to prevent itself from being drawn into wars which were not related to the direct territorial self-defense of the United States.
Due to the Cold-War subsequent to the Second World War's end, and the rise of the United States as a global superpower, its traditional foreign policy turned into a diplomatic and military interventionism, engaging or somehow intervening in virtually any overseas armed conflict ever since; and concluding multiple bilateral and regional military alliances, chiefly the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO).
The 25th president of the United States, serving from 1897 until his assassination in 1901.
McKinley defeated Bryan again in the 1900 presidential election in a campaign focused on imperialism, protectionism, and free silver.
Someone who engages in an unauthorized military expedition into a foreign country or territory to foster or support a political revolution or secession.
In the traditional historiography in both the United States and Latin America, Walker's filibustering represented the high tide of antebellum American imperialism.
Continuation or reimposition of imperialist rule by a state over another nominally independent state (usually, a former colony).
Noam Chomsky has been a prominent critic of "American imperialism"; he believes that the basic principle of the foreign policy of the United States is the establishment of "open societies" that are economically and politically controlled by the United States and where U.S.-based businesses can prosper.
In historical contexts, New Imperialism characterizes a period of colonial expansion by European powers, the United States, and Japan during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historical essayist, social critic, and political activist.
An outspoken opponent of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, which he saw as an act of American imperialism, in 1967 Chomsky rose to national attention for his anti-war essay "The Responsibility of Intellectuals".