Category Archives: Franklin Roosevelt

FDR to Trump

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Arizona, California, Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Japan, Oregon, Washington, World War II

Cable Wars

Ben loves war documentaries especially those with Alexander riding Bucephalus into hostile flanks, and Washington rousing frozen untrained troops, and photogenic Grant and Lee posing before ordering slaughter of several hundred thousand young men, and grainy Great War footage showing death in fetid trenches, and better films of proud performers Hitler, Stalin, Mussolini, Roosevelt, and […]

Also posted in Adolf Hitler, Alexander the Great, Benito Mussolini, Joseph Stalin, Robert E. Lee, Short Pieces - GTC, Television, Ulysses S. Grant, War

I Am MacArthur

This story is from the collection “The Bold Investor” <

Also posted in Alexander the Great, Asia, Australia, China, Dean Acheson, Douglas MacArthur, Dwight Eisenhower, Harry Truman, Japan, John Barrymore, Korea, Korean War, Napoleon, Nuclear Weapons, Pearl Harbor, Philippines, Short Stories - GTC, The Bold Investor, West Point, World War I, World War II

The Slugger – Senator Joseph McCarthy

This story is from “McCarthy Nixon Castro”

Also posted in Communism, Dwight Eisenhower, Harry Truman, J. Edgar Hoover, John F. Kennedy, Joseph McCarthy, Republicans, Richard Nixon

Franklin Roosevelt’s Assessments on the 70th Anniversary of World War II

Too often, I think, my fellow Americans view World War II as having begun that frightful Sunday morning December seventh, 1941 when carrier-based Japanese warplanes, in an unprovoked and dastardly attack on the United States fleet in Pearl Harbor, killed two thousand four hundred people, destroyed or damaged fifteen warships, and demolished almost two hundred […]

Also posted in Adolf Hitler, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Middle East, Terrorism