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March 15, 2009

II4Cons: The Truth about the Great Depression and the New Deal

The truth about the Great Depression and the New Deal for conservatives:


  • Thomas J., DiLorenzo, How Capitalism Saved America:  The Untold History of Our Country, from the Pilgrims to the Present, Chapters Nine and Ten (at
  • Burton W. Folsom, Jr., New Deal or Raw Deal?: How FDR’s Economic Legacy Has Damaged America (at
  • Jim Powell, FDR’s Folly: How Roosevelt and His New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression (at
  • Amity Shlaes, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression (at



I’m also posting this information on the Information on Issues for Conservatives (II4Cons) wiki.  Please let me know if there are resources I should add by commenting on this post or sending me a message on Twitter.

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