Anti-Imperalism - Allen Williams Dr. Phoenix 3/17/11,...

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Dr. Phoenix 3/17/11, 10-10:50 View on Anti- Imperialism Definition of Anti-Imperialism - term that may be applied to a movement opposed to any form of colonialism or imperialism. Position on War - Opposed to wars of conquest and expansion of original borders formed. It promoted political self- interest and contributed to capitalist greed. Oppose Globalization as well. Example: In 1898 the Spanish- American war was taking place. The U.S. wanted to annex the Philippines. This was the reason that the Anti- Imperialist League was created. This group was founded in Boston on June 15 1898, was not in favor of the annexation of the Philippines. Imperialism is wrong because it violates Republicanism. Opposed expansion, I feel like it was more for greed and more for control over people. Strong belief that the imperialist policy was against the Declaration of Independence. It was created by Britain, which was the country that we fought against for our
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