TITLE

BEHIND THE HEADLINES

PUB. DATE
August 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;8/10/53, Vol. 129 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports and comments on current events making news during the week of August 10, 1953. A number of items are covered including the vote to allow the formation of a Congressional committee that will investigate charities suspected of promoting un-American activities, the Soviet armed forces assisted in the suppression of a rebellion in East Germany and the changes in a immigration bill are criticized.
ACCESSION #
25739841

 

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