In a famous statement made in his 1933 inaugural address, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt declared: "In the field of world policy, I would dedicate this nation to the policy of the good neighbor, the neighbor who resolutely respects himself and, because he does so, respects the rights of others." This declaration, which became popularly known as the "good-neighbor policy," described the United States' declared approach to Central and South America during the Roosevelt presidency.
Resolving Air Pollution Disputes Among Neighboring States
The Legal Intelligencer
August 9, 2013