They gave the US a ten mile wide Canal Zone
The Colombian senate claimed the US was trying to take over a poorer country's resources
The warship started a revolution and the Panamanians took their own independence.
Roosevelt made a speech to congress to make the Big Stick Policy part of his official campaign
A year after the construction of the canal began, 3/4 of American workers had quit the grueling project
US gives Colombia $25 million