Imperialism - the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies and dependencies.
We use this term with Britain and her Colonies
This term can also apply to the U.S. during the 20 th century (Iraq?)
Fascism - a governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism, regimenting all industry, commerce, etc., and emphasizing an aggressive nationalism and often racism.
We will see this term when talking about Hitler’s Germany