Why Is America Justified

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Historic Essay In 1492 Christopher Columbus sailed from Spain overseas to the Americas, as everyone knows this expedition-started America. In the early 1900s the United States was becoming a world power. Our first show of imperialism was our appearance in WW1 in 1917 and carried on through today. When we annexed Hawaii we also annexed all of its sugar plantations, which gave us an economic, boost it. The reasons we are so justified are that other countries have done it before, it creates world dominance, and it creates an economic boost. America is justified because countries have gone overseas to expand. When America goes to expand overseas there not just trying to over taking there following in the footsteps of their ancestors. America just wants to be imperialistic and become a world power. The constitution doesn’t have to tell them if there justified no one has to. Also if they want to…show more content…
When Great Britain governed early America they taxed the, not just because they were in debt, they wanted to make money. They also imported tobacco from America. When America went overseas to expand to Hawaii they didn’t just annex Hawaii they added all the sugar plantations on Hawaii. Also sort of like Great Britain we made money off of Hawaii’s sugar. I think that if your going to be imperialistic you have to justify your self in overseas expansion and economic boosts. In conclusion, America is justified because they just want to follow in other countries footsteps like Spain. They also want to have world dominance so you have to go overseas to expand. We also were like Great Britain when we went out and annexed Hawaii. Then we took all the sugar from their sugar plantations and made an economic boost. I think that if your going to be imperialistic you have to justify your self in overseas expansion, follow in other country’s footsteps, create world dominance, and it contains an economic
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