I’m sure if you’ve been watching the talking heads on TV, you’re probably getting your fair share of Great Depression hysteria. The thing that advances the story is that we’re slipping into the next Great Depression. It’s a load of crap.
So, let’s talk about the Great Depression.
What most people fail to understand is that there were two key things that drove the Great Depression: the European fall-out from WWI, and the Dust Bowl. They also fail to understand that it wasn’t the policies of Franklin Roosevelt that got us out of the Great Depression.