TITLE

"Dear Senator LaFollette 5?

AUTHOR(S)
Straight, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;11/10/41, Vol. 105 Issue 19, p609
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the criticism of Senator Robert La Folette's speech on arming of American merchant ships. Opposition of armed force bill proposed by La Folette; Revocation of Section 2 and Section 6 of the Neutrality Act to confirm the wisdom of every measure of foreign policy undertaken by the government; Reduction in the losses suffered through dive bombing; Armament of merchant ships that would probably involve greater losses of life because submerged submarines will not rescue the crews of ships which sink; Resolution demanding the arming of American merchant vessels and the total repeal of the Neutrality Act.
ACCESSION #
14691832

 

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