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FDR born, January 30, 1882

FDR born, January 30, 1882

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, born on January 30, 1882, was the 32nd President from 1933 until his death in 1945. The New Deal that he implemented remains a textbook strategy for pulling the nation out of crisis, reducing inequalities, and involving all Americans in the...
FDR born, January 30, 1882

Fulfilling FDR’s Dream: His Second Bill of Rights

by Diane Ravitch, 12/31/19 I have engaged in a heated exchange off line with people who are upset about taxing billionaires. They feel sure that taxing the 1% or the .00025% is a slippery slope, and soon enough we will all pay taxes so high that we will have to give...
FDR born, January 30, 1882

75 years ago: FDR laid out what is still needed

75 years ago today, FDR gave his Jan. 11, 1944, “Fireside Chat” to the American people (among Presidential Speeches at Miller Center, UVa). The speech still resonates eerily, including the insights that nations must not work not against each other but...
“We must march to demand the unqualified right to register and vote—we must march to demand the opportunity for decent jobs—we must march for the right to improve our wages and living standards.” — Bayard Rustin, born in West Chester, March 17, 1912

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