Just like this time, they could have gotten away with it because no one believed it could happen,


Wealthy bankers and businessmen plotted to overthrow FDR. A retired general foiled it.

Some of the country’s wealthiest men – furious with President Franklin D. Roosevelt – decided to install a dictator who was more business friendly, according to the congressional testimony of a highly decorated Marine Corps general who was enlisted to participate in the 1933 coup.