America Has Had a More Dangerous President Than Trump. His Name Was FDR.

Phoebe Cohen
6 min readNov 27, 2020
FDR was, in many ways, far more dangerous as a president than Trump.

There are few magazines that embody the Democratic Party thesis of “No, you can never be not scared! Not ever!” than the Atlantic. Even now on November 26th, I still see Franklin Foer’s June Atlantic article “Putin Is Well on His Way to Stealing the Next Election” popping up on my timeline. A few days after Joe Biden’s decisive win in the 2020 Presidential election…