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The United States presidential election of 1940 was the 39th qu...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1940 was the 39th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 5, 1940. The election was fought in the shadow of World War II in Europe, as the United States was emerging from the Great Depression. Incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Democratic candidate, broke with tradition and ran for a third term, which became a major issue. The surprise Republican candidate was maverick businessman Wendell Willkie, a dark horse who crusaded ag
united states presidential election, 1940

Photos: Today in History: Oct. 21

PostBulletin.com - 21 Oct 2018
From left to right are: Francis Jehl, President Herbert Hoover, Henry Ford and Thomas Edison, at the 50th anniversary of the incandescent light at Greenfield Village, Michigan, Oct. 21, 1929. Edison is ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Photos: Today in History: Oct. 19

PostBulletin.com - 19 Oct 2018
A London family shows how one of the small Anderson shelters can be used as a family dwelling during long air raid alarms in London, Oct. 19, 1940. British caption says the idea of equipping the shelters with bunks belongs to a ...
united states presidential election, 1940

WUKY To Host NPR's 'Morning Edition' Visit To Lexington

WMKY - 07 Oct 2018
Ari Shapiro and Michel Martin will travel to Michigan and Pennsylvania, respectively, where they will explore attitudes in states that President Donald Trump turned red in the 2016 presidential election. Godell says NPR's "Morning Edition" visit to ...
united states presidential election, 1940

The Suffocation of Democracy

The New York Review of Books - 04 Oct 2018
Today, President Trump seems intent on withdrawing the US from the entire post–World War II structure of interlocking diplomatic, military, and economic agreements and organizations that have preserved peace, stability, and prosperity since 1945 ...
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Trump's trade-war

Daily Times - 20 Oct 2018
But the trends of international trade and globalization have been endangered, particularly in the US, when Trump declared a trade war with China; claiming that the influx of imports from China and other countries are making the population redundant ...
united states presidential election, 1940

The Karl Marx of Music

Jacobin magazine - 20 Oct 2018
A talented composer of film scores, the double Oscar-nominee Eisler is perhaps best known for writing the national anthem of the GDR (German Democratic Republic), the state founded in the eastern portion of Germany after World War II. ...

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