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Wilson and his “Moral” Diplomacy- Foreign  Policy Wilson resisted a “Big stick” mentality and “dollar” diplomacy In 1914, he also repealed the Panama Canal Tolls Act of 1912 He signed the Jones Act of 1916..and promised independence as  soon as a “stable government” could be established….. Jones Act of 1917, we gave the Puerto Ricans citizenship Wilson defused a potentially bad crisis when in 1913 the state of  California…prohibited Japanese from owning land. Japan  protested and Sec. of State William Jennings Bryan was sent… In 1914-15 Haiti erupted in revolution…IN 1916, taking a page  from the Roosevelt Corollary, Wilson concluded a treaty with Haiti  providing for US supervision of finances and the police. The same 
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  • Spring '11
  • PIETRZAK
  • Jones Act, Canal Tolls Act, Diplomacy­ Foreign  Policy, President Wilson resisted….but, Puerto Ricans citizenship, potentially bad crisis

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