Tag Archives: Great Depression

Emperor Tigerstar: Huey Long- ‘The Dictator of Louisiana’

Source:The New Democrat  “See the rise and fall of the Kingfish Governor of Louisiana. He’s more than a Kaiserreich meme, and has left quite a lasting legacy.” Source:Emperor Tigerstar: Huey Long- ‘The Dictator of Louisiana’ I mentioned in my Huey … Continue reading

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The Real News: Paul Jay Interviewing Peter Kuznick- Undoing The New Deal: FDR Created A Social Safety Net, Not Socialism

Source: The New Democrat I actually agree with Paul Jay on something here. ( For a change ) President Franklin Roosevelt, his Administration and Congress, didn’t create a socialist economic system in America for good reasons. They left the American … Continue reading

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Paul Krugman: “New Deal Created the Middle Class”: Not So Fast

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Government, doesn’t create economic classes. They can assist people to do better. Which is where things like education, infrastructure, a modern working regulatory state, a tax code that encourages expansion … Continue reading

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The Nation: The Almanac- Richard Kreitner: FDR Signs The Emergency Act, Launching The New Deal: March 9, 1933

Source:The Nation: The Almanac- Richard Kreitner: March 9th 1933- FDR Sign Emergency Banking Act, Launching The New Deal If you think President Barack Obama had it tough when he became President of the United States back in 2009, imagine being … Continue reading

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All Histories: New Deal 1930’s Government Promotional

Source: All Histories: New Deal 1930’s Government Promotional The New Deal I believe has a mixed bag when it comes to the Great Depression as far as how it dealt with the Depression. Social Security and the minimum wage and … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: FDR Fireside Chat 6: On Government and Capitalism

James Miller Center: Video: FDR Fireside Chat 6: On Government and Capitalism President Franklin Roosevelt, did not become President of the United States, to destroy American capitalism. As some Conservatives and Libertarians have suggested. But he became President to save … Continue reading

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FNC: Video: The Glenn Beck Program: Glenn Beck History Lesson, Progressivism in America

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on Blogger I believe in Glen Beck Land or Glen Beck America, that we would go back to the days pre-New Deal, Progressive Era. And we essentially go back to … Continue reading

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