Posts Tagged “FDR”

Era of FDR’s Fireside Chats Begins

On this day – March 12, 1933 – just a week after his inauguration, President Franklin D. Roosevelt gave his first national radio address or “fireside chat” broadcast directly from the White House thus launching a series  talks with nation. FDR  relied on simple language and folksy anecdotes or analogies to explain the often…

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