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Unformatted text preview: 1941: US repealed the neutrality acts o US gives Great Britain the lend-lease policy (i.e., we give them war materials, they gives us bases) o These bases were in the Caribbean, other British colonies, and even on Great Britain January 1941: FDRs Inaugural Address o Four Freedoms discussed four main things Speech is free Want freedom from want Freedom of religion Freedom from fear 1940: spends $2 billion dollars overall 1941: spends $20 billion from deficit (radical FDR was a fiscal conservative) o This large spending means that the great depression is over FDR requires a minimum wage and equal opportunities for blacks...
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course HIST 1320 taught by Professor Murphy during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.
- Spring '08