Family Relations

PBS’s “The Roosevelts”: Some Myths, Yes, But Some Welcome Surprises

Steve Moore of the Heritage Foundation punctures some of Ken Burns’s myth-creating in the latest PBS sequence, “The Roosevelts.” As this distinguished economist points out, unemployment through the decade of the 1930s averaged an eye-popping 15%. Even as late as 1941, as the region ramped up its defense investing and millions went to function in… Read More PBS’s “The Roosevelts”: Some Myths, Yes, But Some Welcome Surprises