It promised military support to U.S. companies that invested in the Caribbean, Central, and South America.
*______________________________- to exert influence over other countries. If Latin American countries could not pay the loans they borrowed from U.S. companies, the U.S. military would help collect the debt.
Woodrow Wilson's __________________________________ Diplomacy
-According to Wilson, the US had a moral responsibility to deny recognition to any Latin American government it viewed as __________________________________________to US interests.
-In 1911, Mexican peasants and workers led by _____________________________ overthrew _________________________________. (Military dictator and US ally.)
-Wilson refused to ________________________________ the government, calling it “a government of butchers.”
-April 1914- Huerta’s officers arrested and released a group of American sailors.
-Wilson saw this as an excuse to intervene in Mexico.
-Once the Huerta regime collapsed, a nationalist leader became president in 1915. Wilson withdrew the troops and formally recognized the new government.
-Rebels under *___________________________________________ and
-The US public demanded revenge.
-After a year of US troops looking for him. Mexicans grew angrier over the US invasion of their land.