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FDR's New Deal

FDR's New Deal

Challenges & Opportunities

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The New Deal changed America. Period.

Historians still debate the extent to which it contributed to the end of the Depression, but there is no denying that it left America a different place. Therefore we encourage you to spend as much time talking with your students about the legacy of the New Deal as you do about its immediate impacts.