Franklin D. Roosevelt And John F. Kennedy

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Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) and John F. Kennedy (JFK) had accomplished many great things while they were in office. During each of their presidential terms, both men strived to lead our country towards the ultimate goal of freedom. To obtain this difficult ambition, the two created compelling speeches that would move an entire country further into the direction of liberty. FDR’s “Four Freedoms Speech”, and JFK’s “Inaugural Address”, are prime examples of doing just that. The two speeches compare and contrast in multiple ways, including the historical context behind the speech, the message of freedom in the speech, and the purpose of delivering the speech.
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