Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Franklin D. Roosevelt Receives Pan American Award for his Good Neighbor Policy; President Franklin D. Roosevlet was presented an award by the Pan American Society for his Good Neighbor Policy. The Roosevelt Administration embraced a non-interventionalist foreign policy with Latin America in the hopes to encourage reciprocal trade with these nations, and to prevent an alliance between Latin American nations and the Nazis.

pin 1

Some of the key figures and moments from FDR's "Good Neighbor Policy." In this picture, U.S. Secretary of State and Rafael Trujillo, dictator of the Dominican Republican, signing a treaty. As Europe fights against dictatorships, the U.S. was willing to work with those that showed friendly attitudes toward the U.S.

pin 4

In this speech give in Chautauqua, NY, FDR conveys his dedication to the Good Neighbor Policy. He expresses his hope for the fighting to be soon over and world peace to form. He believes that if the US kept up with the Good Neighbor Policy, especially Latin America that the US could provide and example to follow.

pin 1

PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT signs the "Neutrality Act", or Senate Joint Resolution No. 173, which he calls an "expression of the desire...to avoid any action which might involve [the U.S.] in war." The signing came at a time when newly installed fascist governments in Europe were beginning to beat the drums of war. In a public statement that day, Roosevelt said . . . . - -August 31, 1935 (SEE: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/fdr-signs-neutrality-act.)

pin 3

Good Neighbor Policy: Success or Not?

pin 1

Diplomacy Map-These are the territories that once resented the U.S. and their constant interventions in Latin American affairs. After the Good Neighbor Policy was in effect, this resentment lessened and the relationship was much better.

Wildlife Gardening With a Good-Neighbor Policy - it can sometimes be tricky, but these 10 steps will help avoid misunderstandings about natural landscaping while encouraging other homeowners to try the techniques.

pin 4