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Unformatted text preview: policy-Showed that, like President Wilson, the operative meaning of the Monroe Doctrine is that the U.S. considers its own interests-Many applications of Kennan Corollary (1950s and 1960s we overthrew/supported overthrow of parliamentary governments in Latin America) : o Guatemala 1954 o Cuba 1964: State Department declares Fidel Castro to be an intolerable threat because he represents a successful defiance of the United States - a negation of our whole hemispheric policy of almost a century and a half, since the Monroe Doctrine declared that no challenge to U.S. dominance would be tolerated in the hemisphere o (Same situation as Cuba and Castro in 1964): Now, Venezuelas President Chavez How about Bushs speech in 2005?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2011 for the course POSC 230 taught by Professor Lee during the Fall '08 term at James Madison University.
- Fall '08