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Little Brother

Posted February 12th, 2011 at 09:45 AM by chas
LITTLE BROTHER

“The Monroe Doctrine basically said that European countries should stay out of the Western Hemisphere.”
“All right.”
“And it also promised that he United States itself would stay out of South and Central American, and the Caribbean.”
(Both men laugh maniacally, as if to say ‘Yeah, right!’)
--The Virgin President, satirical film of the Seventies

“Puerto Rico, my heart’s devotion,
Let it sink back in the ocean!”
--Anita, West Side Story

In the early Nineteenth Century, the main enforcer of our Monroe Doctrine was in fact the powerful British Navy, whose policy was to keep the other European powers from invading the southern part of the Western Hemisphere, so that they could benefit from their own free trade policies. In this they were successful, although the French occupied Mexico for a short time in the 1860’s. In August of 1898, C Troop of the Brooklyn Volunteer Cavalry was sweating up a jungle...
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