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initiative

voters propose a new law by collecting petitions

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referendum

permitted voters to reject or approve a law

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capitalism

privately owned businesses

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spheres of influence

areas where foreign nations controlled resources

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boxer rebellion

Chinese nationalist who were owned by foreign involvement

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dollar diplomacy

influencing governments through economic intervention

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Roosevelt

square deal policy

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Seward

secretary of state

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populist party

wanted government to own

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corporation

businesses that sell portions of ownership in the same area