President Franklin D Roosevelt delivers fireside speech about the threat of war in Europe becoming a World War
Washington DC USA Date:1941, May 27 Duration:8 min 39 sec Sound:Yes
President Franklin D Roosevelt delivers a fireside speech from the White House in Washington DC, United States. During the speech he expresses concern over the national emergency and the need to defend the freedom of American republics. He expresses concern over the European War turning into a World War (World War 2) and the increasing threat to countries in the American hemisphere. He condemns Adolf Hitler's policies and stresses upon the need to check Nazi expansion to the west. He says that the only way to stop Adolf Hitler is to prevent him from gaining control of the seas. Toward this end he stresses the need to speed up the ship building program.
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