Brief Video with an Appearance by Smedley Butler

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War and Peace, Conspiracy Against the Government

This brief video about a 1933 conspiracy against the US Government and President Franklin D. Roosevelt, offers a rare glimpse of Major General Smedley Butler talking on film. Butler was, apparently, invited to help lead a coup against the US president. He declined and denounced the conspiracy. 

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