How Did The New Deal Strengthen The Economy

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After the Great Depression President Roosevelt established the “New Deal”. In attempts to strengthen the economy, the New Deal provide jobs and assistance program to many people that qualified. Even with the qualification being low there were two groups that largely remained outside of the New Deal benefits. These groups were racially discriminated against minority groups, African Americans and Mexican Americans.
African Americans were able to able to benefit from the New Deal however racial discriminations stood in their way. Even thought the New Deal programs provided thousands of job across America, African Ameicans were still underpaid and underemployed by employers. In addition, and as a corollary of the hiring situation, African Americans,
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