Why The Spanish War Gained America's True Independence?

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Some argue and speculate that when America entered into the Spanish war it was to help Cuba gain its independence from Spain. Yet, after the war, Cuba was in ruins and still didn’t have its true independence. Next, America joined the Great War which they felt violated by German U-boats sinking British and American ships which brought America as the Neutral country into the war. The U.S. were allies with the British and French which America gave them economic investments, and lead to Mexico invading the U.S. for supplying them and declaring war on Germany. Yet none of this would have involved America if they would have stayed out of European affairs. Both the Spanish and Great War left questions on America’s history on whether or not they should
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