The Only Thing We Have To Fear Is Fear Itself

Created on Jul 25, 2016 by Kathy Pinna
March 4, 1933 - President Roosevelt's first inaugural speech. Fear has always been a part of American politics - but so has courage. The most remembered part of his inaugural address was the phrase "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself" - but there was much more to it. Listen to what he said in the very depths of the Great Depression when unemployment was almost 25%.
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