Under this policy, the US would not aid either France or Great Britain in their war.
President Jefferson's dilemma
HAHAHAHA It's my boat now
GOD HELP US
stay with Geroge Washington's policy of isolationism
SHOCK!! no peace talks would be held unless Talleyrand received a large sum of money as a tribute.
President Madison's dilemma
Losses at sea, national pride, and the frontier safe for settler= go to war
after having a "half war" with French navy, Adams decided to pursue peace with France.
The Monroe Doctrine
With the British kept seizing our boat,impressing the American sailors and yet the US still have to face piracy from the Barbary States of North Amerca. The US decided to fight back.
Madison decided to goes to war with Great Britain. Great Britain and the US made a peace treaty in Ghent, Belgium as the result of the war. Even though the war is unnecessary, but the effects it brings is worthy. First, the Indian resistance weakens after Tecumseh's death. Second, national pride surges after the war. third, it also brings political effects too.
olive branch or arrows
Even though European denounced Monroe's message as arrogant, Americans, however cheers for this message, it made them proud to see the US stand up for Latin-America