new deal legacies and limits o did not end the depression o hover was not able

New deal legacies and limits o did not end the

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- new deal legacies and limits o did not end the depression o hover was not able to end the depression o Roosevelt was able to begin the recovery o we really didn’t get out of the depression until the end of world war II - shaping the nation o the world of business increased stability greater stability for financial institutions consolidation of agriculture and industry o the world of government creation of welfare state progressives legislative new deal financial aid o regional differences o gendered differences o ***new relationship between individuals and the fed government o 1/3 of the Americans had a direct tie to the government limits \ the political culture of the US opposition to welfare opposition to the government intro of the broker system LABOR Women African-Americans Mexican-Americans impact on the structure and function of government in America organized labor o growth in unions o fed intervention o place in nationals political life limits not a dominant force in American life didn’t redistribute power o women greater influences for white women increased women’s power in political parties, unions, and education limits
unequal treatment in New Deal programs - Africans Received benefits Resettlement admin fought for rights of black tenant farmers Appointment to fed office Changed voting behavior - limits o did little for civil rights o southern opposition to New Deal - Mexicans o Benefited from labor policies and relief o Joined labor orgs and more likely to become American o Increasingly participated in political system - Natives o Most disadvantaged and powerless minority o Weren’t mobilized o New deal brought money and projects to reservations (CCC,FERA, CWA) o The Indian reorganization act of 1934 (“the Indian New Deal”) - The world of government o Expanded authority of the president o Accelerated expansion of federal bureaucracy 80% in 10 yrs o Changed balance within government o Increased debt o Increased impact of federal government History 1025 10/17/07 - In the beginning o Versailles today war guilt and reparations o world wide depression o 1920’s fascism emerges o Unchecked aggression Appeasement - Italy was upset for not getting any land from the war so they went down to Ethiopia and conquered them o the league of nations condemned this but there wasn’t really anything they could do - Germany withdrew from the league of nations and then began to rearm even though this was against the treaty of Versailles
- 1938 war was everywhere o Hitler was trying to unite all German speaking lands o He was able to sign a treaty with soviet union so that they would stay out of the Germans business o Great Britain signed an appeasement with Germany saying that they could have Poland or any country that was primarily German speaking nations o Sept 3 1939 Britain declared war on Germany - America – an island o WWI Isolationism

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