Literacy and Moral Illiteracy

March 1924
America;3/29/1924, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p573
The article provides information on the increasing moral illiteracy among young people and graduates of high school and college in the U.S. Four murderers recently sentenced to death in Brooklyn were said to be educated and academic literate yet with no religious training. At the meeting held at the National Republican Club in New York on March 16, 1924, Rabbi Nathan Krass, Rev. Ernest Stires, Justice Thomas C. T. Crain and Martin Conboy agreed that moral literacy was expected from the school.


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