Housing segregation, like racism in general, has deep roots in American society. It wasn’t imposed by the federal government — and certainly not by the New Deal. Richard Walker, Living New Deal Director in an interview with the Jacobin.
In a radical departure from business as usual, talk of a “New Deal” has lately been reverberating through the halls of the nation’s Capitol. Newly elected Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass) have introduced a resolution for…Joseph Women's White Low-Top Leather Trainers
The Great Depression was not all breadlines and sorrow; the New Deal turned millions of frowns into smiles, as seen in thousands of photos of workers and people benefitting from CCC, WPA, NYA and other projects.
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New Deal Day, Hays Public Library, Hays, KS Saturday, September 28, 2019 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hays Public Library1205 Main St.Hays, KS 67601USA (map) Join us for a day of sessions with educators, historians, and community leaders as they discuss topics relating… read more
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3 The Coit Tower Murals: Visual Feast, Political Controversy, Decades of Neglect, and a Spectacular Restoration, a lecture with Professor Emeritus Robert Cherny Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6:30PM Presidio Interfaith Chapel Further Description: The murals at Coit Tower…JOULES LANGHAM ANKLE BOOTS IN KHAKI -Size 7 (EU 40)- BNIB
On September 20, Project Historian Brent McKee will give a talk on the Green New Deal and the Living New Deal at the Appalachian Festival at Frostburg State University. Find more details about the event here: /annual-events/afestival/_files/pdfs/2019-appfest.pdf
Thursday, August 22 at 7 p.m. Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site They were Roosevelts—American royalty, two of the most renowned and admired women in the country. First cousins, they were the… read more