August 1979
National Review;8/31/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 35, p1070
The article reports on the political developments in the United States. Daniel Ellsberg has been appointed as foreign policy advisor of Governor Jerry Brown. The Executive Council of the AFL-CIO has issued a statement which attacked the transfer of critical technology to the Soviet Union. Andrew Young has resigned from office because of freelance secret dealings with the PLO.


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