FDR Foreign Policy
By Conner Mann
We arm Democracies. Democracies arm us.
The Lend-Lease Act of 1941: US sells, transfers, exchanges, or lends equipment to any country to help it defend itself against the Axis Powers.
Self Determinism Keeps Territories Happy
The Atlantic Charter of 1941 resembled Wilson 14 Points. Promised to make the world a better place with Democracy. No new territories would change, it was the right of the people to choose their form of government, and disarmament.
Remain Neutral. Avoid War
Neutrality Acts of 1935-1939: Embargo on goods, no loans or credit, cash and carry circumstances, steer away from war.
The Base-is for Giving Away Ships
Destroyer-for-Bases deal with Britain: The U.S. sent the British Navy destroyer ships in exchange for the use of certain British military bases with free rent.