On August 31, 1939, nearing the end of his second and presumably final term in office, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was working in the Oval Office and contemplating construction of his presidential library and planning retirement. The next day German tanks had crossed the Polish border; Britain and France had declared war. Overnight the world had changed, and FDR found himself being forced to consider a dramatically different set of circumstances.
"Puts listener in the moment."
"Aung San Suu Kyi's Party Puts Loyalist in Line for Myanmar President" is from the March 10, 2016, World section of The New York Times. It was written by Wai Moe and Richard C. Paddock and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.