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  • The most famous example of the exaggeration is the apocryphal story that artist Frederic Remington telegrammed Hearst to tell him all was quiet in Cuba and "There will be no war." Hearst responded "Please remain. You furnish the pictures and I'll furnish the war." The story (a version of which appears in the Hearst-inspired OrJournalists like Hearst and Pulitzer exploit the conditions to provoke a war (“yellow journalism”)Claim the USS Maine was sunk in Cuban Harbor by Spainards (questiobale)Oson WellesfilmCitizen Kane) first appeared in the memoirs of reporter James Creelman in 1901, and there is no other source for it.
  • The Battle of San Juan Hill (July 1, 1898) is an actual misnomerpopularized in the American press of the dayactual battle was for the San Juan Heightselevation about two kilometers east of Santiago de Cuba.San Juan Hill and Kettle Hill were names given by the Americans.bloodiest and most famous battle of the Spanish–American War.greatest victory for the Rough RidersTeddy Roosevelt (who was eventually awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during this battle).much of the heaviest fighting was done by African-American troops.[2]Famous reggae singer Bob Marley wrote a song about the African-American troops who took part in the battle.
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    1. 1. All sections to appear here<br />
    2. 2. US Imperialism in Latin America<br />pptPlex Section Divider<br />The slides after this divider will be grouped into a section and given the label you type above. Feel free to move this slide to any position in the deck.<br />
    3. 3. US Imperialism in Latin America<br />
    4. 4. Us Imperialism<br />
    5. 5. The vacuum of colonialism<br />
    6. 6. Caudillos<br />Juan Vicente Gomez<br />
    7. 7. The Industrial Revolution and Latin America<br />
    8. 8. The Monroe Doctrine<br />“American continents are not to be considered subjects for future colonization…” <br />James Monroe<br />
    9. 9. Cuba<br />Jose Marti<br />
    10. 10. Cuba<br />pptPlex Section Divider<br />The slides after this divider will be grouped into a section and given the label you type above. Feel free to move this slide to any position in the deck.<br />
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    12. 12. Spanish create concentration camps<br />
    13. 13. Yellow Journalism<br />
    14. 14. "Remember the Maine!, To hell with Spain!"<br />
    15. 15. “There is no war in Cuba…”<br />
    16. 16. Spanish American War<br />
    17. 17. Charge of the Rough Riders at San Juan Hill<br />
    18. 18. The Roosevelt Corollary<br />
    19. 19. The Panama Canal<br />pptPlex Section Divider<br />The slides after this divider will be grouped into a section and given the label you type above. Feel free to move this slide to any position in the deck.<br />
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    21. 21. The Panama Canal<br />
    22. 22. The Canal<br />
    23. 23. Construction of the Canal<br />
    24. 24. Patterns of Resistance- a review<br />

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