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Speak Softly, But Carry a Big Stick!. China. Stereotypes of the Chinese Immigrant. Oriental [Chinese] Exclusion Act, 1887. The Boxer Rebellion: 1900. The Peaceful Harmonious Fists. “55 Days at Peking.”. The Open Door Policy. Secretary John Hay .

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Stereotypes of the Chinese Immigrant

Oriental [Chinese] Exclusion Act, 1887


The Boxer Rebellion: 1900

The Peaceful Harmonious Fists.

“55 Days at Peking.”


The Open Door Policy

Secretary John Hay.

Give all nations equalaccess to trade in China.

Guaranteed that China would NOT be taken over by any one foreign power.






Treaty of Portsmouth: 1905

Nobel Peace Prize for Teddy


Taft’s “Dollar Diplomacy”

Improve financialopportunities for American businesses.

Use private capital tofurther U. S. interestsoverseas.

Therefore, the U.S. should create stability and order abroad that would best promote America’s commercial interests.


The Mexican Revolution: 1910s

Victoriano Huerta seizes control of Mexico and puts Madero in prison where he was murdered.

Venustiano Carranza, Pancho Villa, Emiliano Zapata, and Alvaro Obregon fought against Huerta.

The U.S. also got involved by occupying Veracruz and Huerta fled the country.

Eventually Carranza would gain power in Mexico.


The Mexican Revolution: 1910s

Emiliano Zapata

Pancho Villa

Venustiano Carranza

Porfirio Diaz

Francisco I Madero


Wilson’s “Moral Diplomacy”

The U. S. shouldbe the conscienceof the world.

Spread democracy.

Promote peace.

Condemn colonialism.


Searching for Banditos

General John J. Pershing with PanchoVilla in 1914.