I. Progressives and the Future

Eliot, Thomas H.
November 1942
New Republic;11/16/42, Vol. 107 Issue 20, p630
Focuses on the internal politics of the U.S. during the World War II. Reference to an article on the "pendulum theory" of American politics, published in the journal "The Yale Review" Comment on New Deal policies of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Influence of the Republicans on various departments of the U.S. government associated with the war; Role of the Democrats in the War Manpower Commission; Expectations of the President from industrialists in the war effort of the U.S.; Comment that lack of an affirmative program is a cause of the reactionary victory.


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