Gressman, Eugene
September 1952
New Republic;9/8/52, Vol. 127 Issue 10, p13
The article informs that the U.S. state department's efforts to erect a bureaucratic wall of conformity about the shores of the U.S. are encountering serious difficulties for the U.S. citizens. During the last few years the Department has tried to confine freedom of movement across the borders to the narrow path of intellectual orthodoxy. But an increasingly indignant public reaction and an enlightened judiciary are beginning to counter-balance the State Department's high-handed policy. The passport program needs a far greater overhaul than the Department has proposed. It needs an overhaul of the type suggested the District of Columbia court


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