T.R.B. from Washington

March 1961
New Republic;3/13/61, Vol. 144 Issue 11, p2
Reports on some recent socio-political events in the United States. Focus on the policy of the government towards Africa; Issues related to the Tennessee Valley Authority and big business in the country; Report that sixty-three of sixty-four students arrested in the House Un-American Activities riot in San Francisco, California were dismissed and one stands trial; Focus on the intentions of the Church to fight President John F. Kennedy's education bill unless it included low-interest loans to private schools.


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