New Deal – Roosevelt

Depression : New Deal – Roosevelt (30s) 1933-1939

 

FDIC – Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

 

Marshall plan [cold war] : defeat comunism and keep it from spreading in the world

Korean war : 50s

Vietnam war : 60s

Latin America (Monroe Doctrine)

13,3 billion dollars of help to countries destroyed after world war II

 

USA was not attacked between 1812-2001; except for 1941 – Pearl Harbour

 

System of checks and balances : meant to limit a power of each branch against each other

3 levels of government :

federal

state

local

social security = old age pension

 

 

 

 

By indolentlady

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