Discuss the flaws with FDR’s New Deal.


1) It created an over reliance on the Federal Government.

2) Look up the number of deaths associated with projects like the Hoover dam. That’s what happens when the Federal government tries to operate while being too far removed from a project.

3) Social Security: (A) giving human beings numbers to be tracked by the government, (B) Gave the government a fund to dip into, (C) undermined IRA’s.

4) During the Great Depression, the Federal Government was wasting money on photography and landscape artists.

5) The government paying farmers to not produce goods. 


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