Krovven wrote on Jun 3, 2012, 13:59: Aside from lending some troops as assistance to the Brits, the US did not officially enter the war until 1941 when Japan declared war on the US and attacked Pearl Harbour. Again, nothing to do with Democracy.
dont forget the american volunteer group (AKA the flying tigers) who became part of the chinese air force. they helped keep the burma road open for china. china was not democratic before the war. they certainly did not convert after.