You will be executed for your crimes against Spain.
We want to be Free!
We want our independence
We want to be FREE!!
I lost almost all my land in America
We can help you get it back
What happened Spain
In 1810 a priest named Miguel Hidalgo led a rebellion in Mexico. Hidalgo called for independence and the redistribution of land. The Spanish captured and executed Hidalgo. In 1821 Mexico go their independence. (Page 116)
We are all going to DIE!!!
Are they going to invade us?
I have a idea. It is called Monroe Doctrine
What are we going to do?
Simón Bolívar, also known as "the Liberator," led the independence movement that won freedom for the present-day countries of Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, Bolivia, and Ecuador. (Page 116)
December 2, 1823
"That the American continents, by the free and independent condition which they have assumed and maintain, are henceforth not be considered as subjects for future colonization by any European Powers...
Spain has lost almost all of it land in the America due to all the lands wanting there independence. In 1812 Prussia, Russia, Austria and France discussed a plan to get Spain's land back in the Americas. (Page 116)
France, Austria, Russia, and Prussia have to STAY OUT!
What do you mean Stay Out?
United States Of America
The United States heard about Prussia, Russia, Austria, and France's plan to take back Spain's land they lost in the American. The possibility of increased involvement in the Americas troubled President Monroe.
The United States would not get involved in the internal affairs or wars in Europe. It also would not interfere with any existing European colonies in the Americas.
The Monroe Doctrine, as the statement came to be known, severed as a clear warning to European nations to keep out of the Americas. It became a guiding force in American foreign policy in the decades ahead.