United States abandoned its democratic ideals in the pursuit of foreign colonies and territories
Democratic ideals means both personal qualities or standards of government behavior that are felt to be extremely important for the continuance of a democratic policy. Our Government don't care about our democratic ideals they care about foreign policies and taking over other non developing country.
Social Darwinism is the conflict between social groups which results in the most socially capable or fit group coming out on top as the winner, usually in terms of influence and wealth. According to social Darwinism, rich people would succeed and poor people would fail.
America interfering with other country causes a lot of war, which include the Spanish American War in 1898.
Imperialism was a really an important topic in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Two main imperialist associated with this movement was William Seward and Alfred Mahan