TITLE

LOYALTY-THE COMING REIGN OF TERROR?

PUB. DATE
February 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;2/16/53, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the plans of the U.S. Administration under President Dwight D. Eisenhower to keep the disloyal people from the payrolls of the federal government. Broad overview of the new scheme of judging the loyalty of the employees to the U.S. Government; Speculations regarding the adoption of security concept as a substitute for the loyalty concept of former President Harry S. Truman's loyalty program; View that the system that President Eisenhower is setting up will make it possible to fire a government employee without branding him disloyal; Commendation of the new plan as a means of eliminating the incompetence and injustice which were inherent ingredients of previous Administration's loyalty concept; Weaknesses of the Eisenhower security program.
ACCESSION #
14557273

 

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