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Woodrow Wilson 1913-1921

believed in white supremacy

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most radical administration since reconstruction

Franklin D Roosevelt 1933-45

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e.g. of aid during new deal which encompassed AA

creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps CCC in 1933
provided work for unemployed people. stated no discrimination on race (anticipated legislation of 60s and 70s)

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why were many blacks excluded by New deal legislation

did not cover agricultural or domestic service