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Did Roosevelts Upbringing, Background and Character Make It Easy For Him To Understand the Conerns and Fears of Ordinary Americans?

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QUESTION 1 DID ROOSEVELTS UPBRINGING, BACKGROUND AND CHARACTER MAKE IT EASY FOR HIM TO UNDERSTAND THE CONERNS AND FEARS OF ORDINARY AMERICANS? Franklin D. Roosevelt was born into an affluent American family. He was generously given life's luxuries, attended an expensive private school and then went on to study at Harvard University. ...read more.

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However, his character was that of an optimistic and gentle man, and this did emerge through his passion and dedication to Americans and their struggle for regaining confidence and their lives back, creating numerous agencies to enhance employment and get the economy moving once again. ...read more.

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Roosevelt was capable of capturing and mesmerizing his audiences during his speeches and was able to relay his optimism and courage to the disheartened Americans. He was able to connect with the audience and he knew the importance of getting his message to the 'ordinary Americans' the ones who were suffering the hardest. So although Roosevelt never could fully relate to the poverty his people were feeling, his character and spirit helped him a great deal. ...read more.

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