TITLE

A Program for Political Action

PUB. DATE
August 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;8/2/43, Vol. 109 Issue 5, p172
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on some socio-political developments. Demand for unity among the Congress of Industrial Organization, American Federation of Labor and the railroad unions; Opinion of setting up a working committee representing the broadest possible cross section of community; Information on objectives of the committee; View that congressmen should stand up and fight for democracy; Request to voters for participating in the elections; Plan on campaigns to get the voters registered; Information on ways to get voters registered; Preparation of posters with explicit instruction.
ACCESSION #
14683809

 

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