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Unformatted text preview: h. Coaling Stations to U.S. – Guantanamo Bay i. Permit U.S. intervention j. Later incorporated into the Cuban Constitution k. Panama and the Panama Canal l. Significance of an Trans-Isthmian Canal m. Independence from Colombia- 1903 n. T.R.: “I took the Canal” o. “Sovereign” 10-Mile strip across the Isthmus p. $10 Million + 250,000 in Gold Per Year q. Canal Finished in 1914 (Panama took over control on 12/31/1999) D. “The Roosevelt Corollary” (1904) a. In “Flagrant Instances of wrongdoing or Impotence”… The U.S. will exercise i. “International Police Power” b. Repeated U.S. Interventions in Latin America from 1900 – 1930s i. Cuba ii. Haiti iii. Dominican Republic iv. Nicaragua v. Panama vi. Mexico vii. “Anti-Americanism” – “Yanqui Go Home!”...
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- Spring '06