A policy or practice by which a country increases its power by gaining control over other areas of the world.
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns the things that are used to make and transport products (such as land, oil, factories, ships, etc.) and there is no privately owned property.
The official name of the Spanish government during the 18th and 19th centuries.
To expand their territory and influence.
To gain natural resources and wealth.
To help fight global hunger.
Spreading Culture and Values.
Policing the World.
To make Cuba a U.S. state.
To keep Spain from attacking the United States.
To protect its investments, mainly sugar crops.