TITLE

The Liberal Democrats

AUTHOR(S)
Fairlie, Henry
PUB. DATE
November 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;11/6/76, Vol. 175 Issue 19, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the history of political policies of the U.S. Democratic party. Concern of the party regarding various social issues; Presidential nominations from the party; Nomination of Adlai Stevenson by the Party to contest presidential elections against John F. Kennedy in 1960; Failure of the previous political campaigns of Stevenson; Support of Stevenson to literate liberals; Views of Stevenson against public housing and federal aid to education; Attitude of capitalist and financiers on his political activities; Statement that Stevenson was an ideal spokesman for the literate liberals of the 1950s; Views of Stevenson on the Vietnam War; Change in the political policy of the Party in 1970s; Information on the political struggle of the Party.
ACCESSION #
10621744

 

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