reading two short primary sources from the Age of American Imperialism. This period, where the United States actively sought to expand beyond its continental borders,
presented an ideological challenge; how to reconcile American democracy with imperialist expansion. These two short primary sources present several arguments utilized
to justify America’s expansionistic policies.
I want you to read these short pieces and then identify at least TWO arguments they present to justify American expansion. Then, I want you to briefly assess whether
or not you think that these arguments can be reconciled with American democracy
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