No your war will not interfere with American trade!
Give me my British soldiers back!
We don't have any!!!
British and French were fighting a war that threatened to interfere with american trade. The usa wasnt taking sides and was able to sail the seas freely due to neutral rights But both sides didnt want the other side trading with the USA so they stopped the ships trading with them and took what ever goods where on them. This violeted neutral rights.
The Embargo Act
NO IMPORTS OR EXPORTS
British forces had captured ships to see if they had british troops on it and if they did that made them go back into the navy.
NO! WE HAVE A TREATY!!!
British open fire at the Chesapeake ship due to the captain refusing a search.
WE ARE THE WAR HAWKS!!!
Embargo act banned imports and exports to all foreign countries. This mainly targeted great Britain.
Settlers moved into land that was guaranteed to the native americans by treaty.
This is our new land!
A group of young Republican congress members. War hawks where hungry for more land and military spending. Wanted to expand the nations power.