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Arsenal of Democracy. Nicole Allison & Grace Cooksey. Four Freedoms. The president proposed lending money to Britain for the purchase of war materials and justified it because it was a defense of four freedoms. Freedom of speech Freedom of religion Freedom of want Freedom of fear.

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arsenal of democracy

Arsenal of Democracy

Nicole Allison &

Grace Cooksey

four freedoms
Four Freedoms
  • The president proposed lending money to Britain for the purchase of war materials and justified it because it was a defense of four freedoms.
  • Freedom of speech
  • Freedom of religion
  • Freedom of want
  • Freedom of fear
lend lease act
Lend- Lease act
  • Roosevelt proposed ending the Neutrality Act
  • It would end the cash-and-carry system
  • Britain would obtain all U.S. arms on credit
  • Isolationists were against it
  • Majority of America was with FDR to aid Britain
  • Passed in March 1941
  • FDR ordered Navy to protect British ships from submarine attacks carrying lend-lease materials as far as Iceland
    • Greer was attacked by a German submarine and led to undeclared naval war with Germany
atlantic charter
Atlantic Charter
  • FDR knew US would be drawn into war
  • Met with Churchill in August in secret
  • It made peace objectives for when the war ended
  • Objectives included self-determination for people, no territorial expansion,

and free trade

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