On the Civil-Liberty Front

Lucille B.Milner
June 1944
New Republic;6/26/44, Vol. 110 Issue 26, p839
Focuses on the survey conducted by the American Civil Liberties Union of its local representatives in the U.S.on issues and trends in the field of civil liberties. Tolerance of the government to the freedom of debate about World War II; Prosecutions by the federal government for utterances or publications alleged to obstruct the conduct of the war; Concern over growing racial tension involving African Americans, Jews, Japanese Americans and Mexican Americans; Decision taken by the Supreme Court to abolish the white primary in Texas; Policies of labor unions against African Americans.


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