As the US was recovering slowly from the effects of the Depression, another threat loomed on the horizon in Europe. In reaction to the rise of dictators in several European nations, FDR addressed Congress and identified four “essential freedoms”: freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom from want, freedom from fear.
Which of these do you think is most important and why?
American History 2
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.