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- initialism Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of the
United States of America.
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- initialism obsolete Federal
DemocraticRepublic ( West Germany)
- initialism aviation
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Yet FDR is despised by most "conservatives" for such government intervention.
Again to agree with Hector, Obama, like FDR, is actually going to save capitalism.
Similarly, FDR is famous for being the person that brought us out of the Great Depression and led us in WW2.
On the other hand, people voted in FDR precisely because he promised change at time when Hoover was advocating a much more conservative approach.
ShelbyC says: neurodoc: If FDR is an exemplar of “activist government,” then how are we to understand his failure to make lynching a federal crime?
Comparing yourself to FDR is will not draw positive conclusions. jmz
FDR is not on a bill and he is more deserving to be on US currency.
Since history only really gives you one bullet point, I would argue that it will actually take fairly significant legislative action (as in FDR-level) to overshadow the fact of who he is. abb1 says:
I am still trying to figure out what FDR is still stealing “now”?
If FDR is an exemplar of “activist government,” then how are we to understand his failure to make lynching a federal crime?