TITLE

Those Private Clubs

PUB. DATE
January 1977
SOURCE
National Review;1/21/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Griffin Bell, United States President Jimmy Carter's nominee for Attorney General, to give up his membership in several private clubs. The decision was prompted by criticisms that Bell's private clubs practice discrimination. The author asserts that Bell's private club memberships should not be used as basis for evaluating his potential as the U.S. Attorney General.
ACCESSION #
6070043

 

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