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Woodrow Wilson, a progressive, prided himself on steering society into the future. He disdained Henry Ford as a reactionary capitalist. But who saw farther into the future and contributed more to human progress? Who in this sense was the true progressive?

America’s first progressive president, Woodrow Wilson, did not see the point of having cars. He thought cars should not exist. Henry Ford'>Entrepreneur Henry Ford had a different idea. He, not Wilson, was the true champion of progress #UnitedStatesofSocialism 

#10yrsago  Fordlandia: novelistic history of Henry Ford's doomed midwestern town in the Amazon jungle Russia's troll factory #10yrsago  7/

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Less than two months ago, there were more than 750 coronavirus (COVID-19) patients admitted at Henry Ford hospitals at one time. Now, that number is down to 70.

@no_pullbacks  "It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning " - Henry Ford

On the substance of the tweet itself, let this please put to rest the idea that Trump doesn’t know what he’s saying, which was a subject On Here and in opinion pages after his comments about Henry Ford’s “bloodlines” last week

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Hey remember when the President of the United States praised vicious anti-Semite Henry Ford while rambling about bloodlines?

I think this is the first time I've been described as a "leftist" in print, simply for noting the historical fact that auto tycoon Henry Ford published a notorious series of anti-semitic articles in his newspaper #100yearsago 

#HISTORYAtHome Quiz: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison were close friends.

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Henry Ford was the first American to be awarded an Iron Cross by Adolf Hitler, and he was awarded it for his copious publications that backed the fuhrer’s interesting theories about bloodlines

Henry Ford would be very disappointed if he saw his modern-day descendants wanting to build a much more expensive car, that is far less safe and doesn’t work as well, because execs don’t want to fight California regulators. Car companies should know....

The Legendary Henry Ford and Alfred P. Sloan, the Founders of Ford Motor Company and General Motors, are “rolling over” at the weakness of current car company executives willing to spend more money on a car that is not as safe or good, and cost $3,000 more to consumers. Crazy!

Sergio Marchionne, who passed away today, was one of the most brilliant & successful car executives since the days of the legendary Henry Ford. It was a great honor for me to get to know Sergio as POTUS, he loved the car industry, and fought hard for it. He will be truly missed!

September 25, 1926: Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week. #TodayInHistory 

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The current government attack on elon musk verges on insane. He is one of the most creative, innovative geniuses of our time. The petty bureaucrats should leave him alone. They would have destroyed henry ford, edison , gates or jobs. Let him alone!

One of our favorite photos from this year: President Obama sits on the Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum.

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Five years *after* the Chicago Cubs last won the World Series, Henry Ford perfected the moving assembly line.

QOTD "Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently. " - Henry Ford

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