Roosevelt’s First Inaugural Address

Read the excerpt from Roosevelt’s First Inaugural Address Preview the document then address the following:

According to Roosevelt, what was the primary cause of the Great Depression?

According to Roosevelt, what needs to be done for the United States to survive and emerge from the Great Depression?

Discuss how Roosevelt’s inclusion of government in civic responsibility compares to Carnegie’s conclusion in the Gospel of Wealth.

Be sure to use specific evidence from the readings to support your responses.