Let us resolve to make our government a place for what Franklin Roosevelt
called "bold, persistent experimentation, a government for our tomorrows, not our yesterdays.
THE GREAT MYSTERY of Franklin Roosevelt
is that he was ever great, with odds so strongly stacked against him: a controlling mother, a dominating uncle (Teddy), an upper-crust upbringing, and wealth that insulated him from any financial struggle.
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American history is full of well-loved presidents: George Washington, for example, was unanimously elected in 1789, and Franklin Roosevelt
spent four terms in office in the 1930s and '40s.
Gershom Gorenberg describes Winston Churchill's relationship with Franklin Roosevelt
, and the way in which Churchill had to woo Roosevelt to help England in World War II ("Sorry, Bibi, You're No Churchill," May/June 2015).
The Sphinx: Franklin Roosevelt
, the Isolationists, and the Road to World War II
American Caesars: Lives of the Presidents from Franklin Roosevelt
to George W.
PRESIDENT Franklin Roosevelt
prepares to welcome King George VI and his wife Elizabeth to America.
President Franklin Roosevelt
gave his annual State of the Union address from the White House instead of the Capitol in 1944.
Among the myriad challenges Franklin Roosevelt
faced when he assumed the presidency in 1933, none was more pressing than the calamity that had beset America's banks.
The murals were commissioned in 1940 and created by a Detroit-based team of artists from the Works Progress Administration (WPA), which was established by President Franklin Roosevelt
to provide jobs for artists and sculptors during the Great Depression.
The Office of Price Administration was established by President Franklin Roosevelt
in 1941 to stabilize prices after the outbreak of World War II.