My History Can Beat Up Your Politics

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Truman Doctrine

The Truman Doctrine was an American foreign policy whose stated purpose was to contain Soviet geopolitical expansion during the Cold War. It was announced to Congress by President Harry S. Truman in 1947.
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The Great Depresion

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that started in 1929 in the US. Continued throughout the 1930s. Led to the stock market crash in the US, and severe economic stress worldwide.
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New Deal

It was a series of programs, public work projects and financial reforms enacted by President FDR in the US between 1933 and 1939. It responded to needs for relief, reform, and recovery from the Great Depression.
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Harry S Truman

He was the 33rd president of the US from 1945 to 1953, succeeding upon the death of FDR after serving as the 34th vice president. He implemented the Marshall Plan and established the Truman Doctrine and NATO.
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Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Roosevelt was an American politician who served as the 32nd president of the US from 1933-1945. A member of the Democratic Party, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in WWII.
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Marshall Plan

An American initiative passed in 1948 for foreign aid to Western Europe. The US transferred over $12 billion in economic recovery programs to Western European economies after the end of World War II.
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