The Bandwagon

August 1943
New Republic;8/23/43, Vol. 109 Issue 8, p255
Presents quotes from various publications related to political and social events that took place around the world. Denial of a former teacher's classification as a conscientious objector by his Ottawa County, Kansas, draft board on the ground that his objection to war was rational that was reported in the newspaper "The New York Times"; Statement of a judge that no juror is required to surrender his conscientious convictions for the sake of reaching a verdict, published in the newspaper "The Detroit Free Press"; Rise in demand for aspirin powder by companies and individuals who use little or no aspirin; Respect earned by commander Cornelius Vanderbilt when he was the Governor of Rhode Island because of the democracy displayed by him; Attack of some African American soldiers on an area inhabited by the white people.


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