Empire Without Colonies?
The Emergence of the U.S. as a World Power

Socialism 2016

July 01, 2016

Whereas the French, British, and other empires involved seizing vast swathes of the world's territories--and peoples--as colonies, the United States became an imperial power in a different era and in slightly different ways. This talk looks at the history of the US' rise as a world power, which involved establishing its own colonies, wars of conquest and occupation, and other strategies.

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