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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

FDR and Lying: Lend-Lease

  • Aired: 11/01/2011
  • 02:14
  • Rating: NR
Roosevelt's Lend-lease plan -- which promised the return of American weapons after England used them -- "was patent nonsense," according to historian Robert Dallek. "What were the British going to do, give us the tanks back that were blown up, the planes that were shot down?"
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Roosevelt's Lend-lease plan "was patent nonsense," according to historian Robert Dallek.
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