America’s imperialism after Monroe’s doctrine. Discuss

The “Monroe doctrine” was a foreign policy initiative by President James Monroe of United States in 1823. Since then, for a century, US’s foreign policy more or less followed the path set by the Monroe doctrine.

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How did US enter in to WW1 and WW2 and compare the aftermaths of the war in terms of US’s foreign policy

What were reasons the United States entered World War I?

1. Unrestricted submarine warfare:

  • sinking of the ship Lusitania (1915) in which many passengers died
  • The “Sussex” pledge (1916)-a promise made by Germany to not harm US’s ships but it was broken in 1917
  • Germany renews unrestricted U Boat attacks (1917)

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