The Bandwagon

August 1943
New Republic;8/9/43, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p199
Presents quotes from various publications related to political and social events that took place in the U.S. Prohibition of members of American Federation of Teachers by the Board of Education in Oklahoma, noting the board's refusal to allow union members to teach in Oklahoma schools; Comment on the column entitled "Roughly Speaking," by Louise Randall Pierson; Reference to the problem faced by the colored people of the U.S. when it comes to boarding of public buses; Role played by social engineer K.S. Twitchell in the development of goodwill between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia; Justification of the significance of golf to U.S. citizens amidst war.


Related Articles

  • The rise of the common man. Lord, Lewis; Geier, Thom // U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p10 

    Comments on America in 1933 and the start of its climb out of the Great Depression. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal; The blizzard of government programs that were started; Repeal of of the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, enacted in 1920 to outlaw the sale of beverages with more...

  • The pull of distant shores. Parshall, Gerald; Geier, Thom // U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p20 

    Looks back at America in 1943 and other important events that took place during the decade. The formation of the United Nations; Twice as many people were working in civilian and miliatry jobs than a decade earlier; Best-selling books; Paramount's `eyes and ears of the world' and other...

  • "How Much Can You Read about Interracial Love and Sex without Getting Sore?". GALLON, KIM // Journalism History (E.W. Scripps School of Journalism);Summer2013, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p104 

    Interracial marriage and relationships were illegal in much of the United States in the early twentieth century. The black press devoted a great deal of attention to this topic, often connecting it to African Americans 'encounters with racism and their struggle for civil rights. Part of this...

  • Big lick linksmanship in Clintonville. Shoumatoff, Alex // Esquire;Feb1993, Vol. 119 Issue 2, p78 

    Looks at the sport of golf in Arkansas, starting with the Country Club of Little Rock, where, in March while campaigning for the presidency, Bill Clinton was ambushed at the fourth hole. Admittance of one black member since that time; President Bill Clinton's new private club, Chenal, which...

  • When authority really meant something. Gelernter, David // Across the Board;Oct95, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p12 

    Focuses on the concept of authority in the United States in 1939. Features of the 1939 World's Fair in New York City; Social conditions in the United States; Features of the United States President address of the American Youth Congress.

  • Extracts from Letters.  // New Republic;7/10/35, Vol. 83 Issue 1075, p254 

    Presents response to the letters that was previously published on the journal "The New Republic." Recall of the U.S. States Ambassador to Cuba, Jefferson Caffrey, on the ground as colonial administrator; Purpose of the Writers' Conference; View of editor and publisher of the "American Mercury"...

  • Silly Depression-Season Stories.  // Saturday Evening Post;11/11/1933, Vol. 206 Issue 20, p22 

    Comments on various sociological problems in the U.S. Reaction of the public during the inauguration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Condition of the press freedom in the country; Grievances of labor towards their employers.

  • From The New Republic Mail Bag.  // New Republic;3/23/38, Vol. 94 Issue 1216, p197 

    Describes letters to the editor referencing topics and articles in past issues, including humanism, labor problems and the national campaign against syphilis and gonorrhea.

  • The Black Political Guide for September 12. Maddox Jr., Alton H. // New York Amsterdam News;9/7/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 37, p12 

    The article presents the author's views on the need for African Americans to change their political behavior to have their say in the practical politics of New York. The article makes specific to the primary elections to be held on September 12, 2006 in the state. When Blacks go to the polls on...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics