On the Degradation of Education Today

Living New Deal scholar Gray Brechin was interviewed about the dumbing down of education on “In deep with Angie Coiro” on March 3, 2012.  During the Great Depression, by contrast, the Roosevelt Administration put people to work building schools and teaching.  A podcast of the interview can be found here.

Richard A Walker is the director of the Living New Deal.

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And the Winners are . . .

FDR delivering one of his fireside chats.

The 2023 New Deal Book Award

The winning titles and authors have been announced. The 2023 Award, with a prize of $1,000, will be presented at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library June 22, 2024.