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Franklin D. Roosevelt's Speech Upon Signing the Social Security Act (1935)

FDR’s speech at the ceremony of the signing of the Social Security Act in 1935. In this film clip, President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act and gives a speech about how it will benefit Americans.

20th Century Politics And Politicians

The Reporter Who Helped Persuade FDR to Tell the Truth About War

After witnessing the bloody struggle with Japan, Robert Sherrod thought the public should face the ‘cruel’ facts


By Ray E. Boomhower, Zócalo Public Square

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20th Century History

Book Review - James C. Humes' Speak Like Churchill, Stand Like Lincoln

As a rule, I’m not much of a re-reader. My “to-read” list is so long that I’ll never finish it, so it’s hard for me to backtrack and give even the best books a second glance. 390 more words

Books, Articles, & The Arts

ACT helps set goals and reminds us of the actions that help to arrive at our visualised life

Understanding that the rich and meaningful life he or she desires is created by taking effective action, which is that guided by the chosen values. 309 more words

Dispute Resolution

The Honeymoon Phase

“No matter how much I accomplish during the ridiculous standard of the first 100 days, & it has been a lot (including S.C.), media will kill!” – … 1,696 more words


"The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself" — In the Midst of Madness Preview, Pt. 4

NOTE: This is the fourth excerpt from my upcoming book In the Midst of Madness: A Christian’s Experience with Anxiety and Finding Relief. The book will be available on Jan. 926 more words

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