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Liberalism in the United States

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Liberalism in the United States is a broad political philosophy centered on the unalienable ... Since the 1930s, without a qualifier the term "liberalism" in the United States usually refe...

A major environmental crisis of the 1930's was known as

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a. The Dust Bowl.

FDR and the New Deal Response to an Environmental Catastrophe ...

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Jun 3, 2010 ... He co-edited the book “FDR and the Environment,” now out in ... and dust storms of the 1930s that turned major regions of the United ... In many mid-western states, thousands of cases of what came to be known as “dust pneumonia” ... In response to this unprecedented crisis, the Roosevelt Administration ...

The Great Depression and the New Deal - Stanford University

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Hundreds of pitiful shantytowns--called Hoovervilles in honor of the .... The Great Depression of the 1930s worsened the already black economic situation ... The black American's economic struggles sparked major political developments among the blacks. .... Ethics of Development in a Global Environment (EDGE) | Poverty ...

FDR creates Civilian Conservation Corps - Apr 10, 1933 - History.com

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In 1932, FDR took America's political helm during the country's worst economic crisis, ... The CCC reflected FDR's deep commitment to environmental conservation. ... The CCC, also known as “Roosevelt's Tree Army,” was open to unemployed, .... it was the first movie from a major motion-picture studio to be shot using the...

CCC Brief History - CCC Legacy

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He called the 73rd Congress into Emergency Session on March 9, 1933, ... Glowing reports of the accomplishments of the Corps were printed in major .... Few records were kept of the sociological impact of the 1930s on the nation's young men. ... Inevitably, the priority and prestige of the CCC suffered with each crisis.

1.4 The environmental crisis

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Awareness of this environmental crisis has grown since the 1970s, partly as a result of the prominence given to major so-called 'environmental' ... A major assessment of the global environment published in 1999, the UNEP .... in New World countries including the USA (during the 'Dust Bowl' of the 1930s) and Australia.

Small Farms, Externalities, and the Dust Bowl of the 1930s Zeynep K ...

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Dust Bowl of the 1930s, one of the most severe environmental crises in North ..... Limiting the damage from blowing and drifting sand was the other major benefit of ...... In this paper we reexamine a well-known environmental disaster, the.

The New Deal and Climate Change - The Solutions Journal

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While this two-headed crisis—one economic, the other ecological—may at first glance ... CCC proved enormously successful at solving the nation's environmental crisis. ... In the mid-1930s, when Dust Bowl winds blew across the Great Plains, ... These “CCC Boys,” as they were called, received $30 per month for their labor ...

Environmental Crisis in Latin America - Latin American History ...

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This holds true for the environmental crisis in Latin America, understood within the ... by the fact that, as noted by Antonio Gramsci in the early 1930s, the basic structures .... A much wider and better known trend is the environmental history of Latin ... which center on the major themes of international research, such as climate ...

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New Deal Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Previously, in such crises government curtailed reform and reduced spending to balance ... First, the nation in the 1930s had sunk into the deepest economic depression in its history, an unprecedented catastrophe that called for measures that would ...... But the Roosevelt administration also initiated major financial reforms.

Franklin D. Roosevelt: Domestic Affairs—Miller Center

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Francis Perkins, who had known FDR since their days in the state legislature, became the ... To meet the immediate crisis of starvation and the dire needs of the nation's ... But by the end of the 1930s, the TVA had brought millions of southern .... Three major initiatives represented the administration's turn to the political ...

Great Depression: American Social Policy - Social Welfare History ...

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As the crisis deepened, progressive leaders and average Americans .... Eleanor Roosevelt was a strong advocate of a major program located within the WPA called the ... individual problems were rooted in the social environment ( unemployment, ... During the 1930s, the number of employed social workers doubled, from ...