Roosevelt in the Old Vein

August 1943
New Republic;8/9/43, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p182
Analyzes the assertion made by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt that he will not allow appeasement of fascism in any shape or manner after the World War II. Listing of the promises which the President made to the U.S. soldiers when they come back from the war front; Denouncement of President's statement as a political document by Harrison Spangler, Chairman of the Republican National Committee; Appeal of the Italian liberals to the U.S. to play an active role in the establishment of democracy in their country.


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