Of the squire of Hyde Park who wants to be President there are abroad in the land two strong and conflicting views.... Is he bold and courageous and independent or is he just an honest politician whom Fate has tossed to the top? Has he the capacity to govern? Does his mind generate large ideas of political reformation or does he just utter lofty platitudes?
Franklin Roosevelt never knew the Pakistani babies battling polio today, but he knew their pain. The world is fighting to end that suffering forever
Disease can break a lot of people. As a new film by Ken Burns and an exclusive video clip show, it helped make Franklin Roosevelt
Our leaders are increasingly cautious about using the 'w' word
This week marks the 75th anniversary of the conflict's beginning
Listen to the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt used to mark Operation Overlord on June 6, 1944
FDR’s patient diplomacy in 1942 and 1943 made Operation Overlord possible in 1944
The Pennsylvania State Archives released on Thursday historical film footage of President FDR, who was paralyzed from the waist down by polio, walking to his...
A look at how residents of the Oval Office consider their predecessors
I attended two very different and interesting events in Davos on Thursday. A “fireside chat” with Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, and financier George...
The press sometimes described his condition in great detail, and LIFE even published a picture of him in a wheelchair