By Douglas Harris,Lonce Bailey
Through an exam of key historic files, this e-book chronicles the Democratic Party's entire transformation from the small-government, Jeffersonian occasion to a celebration of activist govt and social progressivism throughout the presidencies of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Lyndon Johnson, invoice Clinton, and Barack Obama.
• provides a chronological heritage of the Democratic occasion over the process greater than centuries as advised in documents
• Covers presidential and celebration rhetoric starting from George Washington's 1796 farewell deal with to Barack Obama's 2013 inaugural address
• info the transformation of the Democratic occasion from a small-government social gathering that supported slavery and segregation to a innovative get together that defends civil rights and supplied the nation's first African-American president
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