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On Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World

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Step into the vibrant heart of Washington, D.C.'s Dupont Circle on the brink of World War I with "On Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World." Published on August 7, 2012, this compelling narrative weaves the tales of young, ambitious progressives including the future Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter and political luminary Walter Lippmann, alongside Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, who even then were emerging as pivotal political figures. This group, driven by a vision to redefine America and global policy, intertwined their lives both personally and professionally, influencing pivotal events from the formation of the United Nations to reshaping socio-political landscapes. Ideal for adult education settings, this book offers a deep dive into the complex interplay of education equity, gender equality, and racial justice, showcasing how these leaders' personal battles mirrored the broader social struggles of their time. Engage with this well-researched account and reflect on how a few influential figures can catalyze monumental changes in the fabric of international relationships and social justice.
Published by Counterpoint on August 7, 2012
288 pages
ISBN: 9781582437163
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This book provides valuable insights into Education EquityGender Equality, and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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