1. “cowboy diplomacy”

    Dakota Territory rancher and former Rough Rider Teddy Roosevelt led the charge in redefining a cowboy president as a hero when he took up the nation’s highest office in 1901. He kicked off the notion of presidential “cowboy diplomacy” by summarizing his approach to his international policy as, “Speak softly and carry a big stick.”

     
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    “cowboy diplomacy” Dakota Territory rancher and former Rough Rider Teddy Roosevelt led the charge in redefining a cowboy...
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