What Was the Source of the Roosevelt Family’s Money?

Slave trading and drug dealing.  Both Franklin Roosevelt and his uncle Theodore were descendants of the notorious 18th century slave trader Jacob Roosevelt. Franklin Roosevelt’s maternal grandfather was Warren Delano,  who made his fortune dealing opium to the Chinese. Delano was one of the major distributors of David Sassoon, a Baghdadi Jew who had a monopoly on the Asian opium trade – a monopoly backed up by England’s Royal Navy.


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