State of the Union Addresses

State of the Union Addresses
Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 121
Release: 2018-05-15
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 3732667561


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Reproduction of the original: State of the Union Addresses by Franklin D. Roosevelt

The Four Freedoms

The Four Freedoms
Author: Jeffrey A. Engel
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 249
Release: 2016
Genre: History
ISBN: 0199376212


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"The specter of global war loomed large in President Franklin Roosevelt's mind as he prepared to present his 1941 State of the Union address. He believed the United States had a role to play in the battle against Nazi and fascist aggression already underway in Europe, yet his rallying cry to the nation was about more than just national security or why Americans should care about a fight still far overseas ... Roosevelt framed America's role in the conflict, and ultimately its role in forging the post-war world to come, as a fight for freedom. Four freedoms, to be exact: freedom of speech, freedom from want, freedom of religion, and freedom from fear"--

The Fight for the Four Freedoms

The Fight for the Four Freedoms
Author: Harvey J. Kaye
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2014-04-08
Genre: History
ISBN: 1451691432


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Revisits Franklin D. Roosevelt's "four freedoms for all Americans," the most significant legacy of America's most progressive generation, and stresses the importance of honoring these freedoms today.

Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms

Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms
Author: Stuart Murray
Publisher: Countryman Press
Total Pages: 30
Release: 1993
Genre: Civil rights in art
ISBN: 9780936399430


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The story of Norman Rockwell's famous series of paintings based on Franklin D. Roosevelt's Four freedoms speech of 1941, including how they came to be created and their impact on the war effort.

The Substantive Law of the EU

The Substantive Law of the EU
Author: Catherine Barnard
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 751
Release: 2007
Genre: Law
ISBN: 0199298394


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Recoge: 1. Free movement of goods - 2. Free movement of persons and services - 3. Free movement of capital - 4. Completing the single market.

Enduring Ideals

Enduring Ideals
Author: James Kimble
Publisher: National Geographic Books
Total Pages: 0
Release: 2018-05-29
Genre: Art
ISBN: 0789213001


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Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms is the catalog for the first comprehensive traveling exhibition devoted to Norman Rockwell's iconic depictions of FDR's Four Freedoms. Enduring Ideals illuminates both the historic context in which FDR articulated the Four Freedoms—Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and Freedom from Fear—and the role of Rockwell’s paintings in bringing them to life for millions of people, rallying the public behind the War effort and changing the tenor of the times. In telling the story of how Rockwell’s works were transformed from a series of paintings into a national movement, the exhibition also demonstrates the power of illustration to communicate ideas and inspire change. In addition to his celebrated paintings of the Four Freedoms, the exhibition brings together numerous other examples of painting, illustration, and more, by both Rockwell and a broad range of his contemporaries—from J.C. Leyendecker and Mead Schaeffer, to Ben Shahn, Dorothea Lange, and Gordon Parks, among others—as well as historical documents, photographs, videos, and artifacts; interactive digital displays; and immersive settings. While exploring the response of an earlier generation to the plea for defense of universal freedoms, the exhibition also resonates with our own time. The catalogue features essays by exhibition co-curators Stephanie Haboush Plunkett and James Kimble, by Laurie Norton Moffat, Director of the Norman Rockwell Museum, and by other contributors, including activist Ruby Bridges, artist and granddaughter of Norman Rockwell, Daisy Rockwell, and Ambassador William Vanden Heuvel.

The Fifth Freedom

The Fifth Freedom
Author: David Erickson
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
Total Pages: 201
Release: 2023-02-06
Genre: Political Science
ISBN: 0815739648


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Imagining a smarter social safety net for America’s children The status quo doesn’t work for millions of Americans, and the consequences of millions of failures are expensive for everyone else. There has to be a better, fairer, and more cost-effective way of helping people achieve success. That is what this book is all about. The United States now spends trillions of dollars on chronic disease, incarceration, educational failures, and lost productivity—among the many problems of the current system. Instead, this book argues for better, more targeted spending that could guarantee an opportunity-rich childhood for all. The “guardrails” of the title are the aspects of a well-functioning neighborhood that help children become thriving adults: good schools, well-funded libraries, safe streets and public spaces, quality health care, churches and other spiritual homes, and transportation and other public services. “Airbags” are timely interventions at the individual level that help avert lasting damage from bad events. Examples include drug treatment or psychological counseling for troubled young people. The United States can afford both better guardrails and airbags for kids to help them become healthy and productive adults who will be effective parents for the next generation. This book advocates a smarter social safety net that will catch kids heading in the wrong direction before they are harmed, and society will pay for those upstream investments and reap the benefits of healthier and more productive generations to come.

Four Freedoms

Four Freedoms
Author: John Crowley
Publisher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 406
Release: 2009-05-26
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0061231509


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From the critically acclaimed author of "Lord Byron's Novel" and "The Translator" comes an imaginative account of war and peace, innocence and wisdom, set in 1940s America.

The Third Freedom

The Third Freedom
Author: George Stanley McGovern
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 184
Release: 2001
Genre: Food relief
ISBN: 0684853345


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In this book, George McGovern lays out a workable and affordable five-point program to end world hunger. And in the midst of this heated debate one compelling moral issue is clear--every major religion and ethical formulation commands its adherents to feed the hungry. We feed the hungry because it is right. McGoven contends that it will also be economically beneficial to all.

The Four Freedoms Under Siege

The Four Freedoms Under Siege
Author: Marcus G. Raskin
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
Total Pages: 0
Release: 2009-02-01
Genre: Political Science
ISBN: 1597972177


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Shows how the United States has become a national security state