Prior to the Spanish-American war the Unites States had practiced an isolationist foreign policy focusing on it’s domestic issues and expansion westward. As the U.S. began to grow and expand they began looking for access to new markets, along with Americas money invested abroad, it cou...
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...afe, recently the pursuit of the racial minorities in Iraq and the massacres of these people have forced the remaining to flee their homes towards the mountains with limited supplies and the possibility of dying of starvation. As Obama has stated America should not and will not get involved in every issues abroad but that being said when people such as the racial minorities in Iraq are being forced from their homes and are dying of thirst and hunger America should do what it can to help these people (Schulberg, 2015). Through its threats of air strikes America has stopped the advancement of of these terrorist groups, and been able to air drop food and water to these racial minorities in Iraq. I feel like this shows more of a combination of Hamiltonionism and Wilsonianism, they want to create freedom and eventually if possible make these middle east countries allies.
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