Similarities Between Henry Wallace And Alexander Hamilton

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There are many similarities between Henry Wallace and Alexander Hamilton. A quote that is commonly attributed to Winston Churchill “history is written by the victors,” in their case both men ended their careers on the losing side of history. Henry Wallace was the 33rd President of the United States, Secretary of Agriculture and Secretary of Commerce. He was pivotal in creating the New Deal under President Theodor Roosevelt. The New Deal most notably created what is now Social Security. It is a safety net for many elderly and disabled individuals in the United States. Henry Wallace was a progressive leader that championed people’s rights and has been in retrospect on the “right side of history.” He advocated for desegregation, voting rights
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