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The League of nations was an organization created to ensure world peace. Basically, whoever tried to start a war would be in trouble with all of the nations not just the one that they were initially trying to start a war with.

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The dollar diplomacy was President Taft's approach to foreign policy , focusing on encouraging and protecting U.S. trade and investment in Latin America and Asia.

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The nineteenth amendment was the culmination of the women's suffrage movement in the U.S., which fought at both state and national levels to achieve the vote.It was ratified in 1920 declaring that women have the right to vote in state and national elections.

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William Jennings Bryan , a U.S. Representative in 1896, gave the "Cross of Gold" speech. It stated that he supported bimetallism or "free silver", which he believed would bring the nation prosperity. he wanted ton rid the U.S. of the gold standard since it limited the money supply.

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The Chinese Exclusion Act was a law that prohibited the immigration of Chinese laborers, skilled or unskilled, for a period of ten years.

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The selective Service act was a law passed by congress in 1917 to create a national draft. All males aged 21 to 30 were required to register for military service. At the request of the War Department, Congress amended the law in August 1918 to expand the age range to include all men 18 to 45, and to bar further volunteering.

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The Monroe Doctrine was made in 1823 it basically stated that further efforts by European nations to colonize land or interfere with states in North or South America would be viewed as acts of aggression, requiring U.S. intervention .

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The child labor act prohibited Co. interstate commerce from hiring workers under the age of fourteen years. children from ages 14-16 years may be employed as long as the hours are limited and the working environment is not a health hazard.

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Certain aspects of the Granger Laws varied from state to state, but all of the involved states shared the same intent: to make pricing of railroad rates more favorable to farmers, small rural farmers in particular.

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Political Machines provided immigrants with financial support that the city government and private businesses did not provide. And in return the immigrants gave the political bosses the votes they needed. 

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