That Famine and Other Matters

T. R. B.
February 1944
New Republic;2/7/44, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p179
Focuses on political developments in the U.S. Discussion about the problem of famine in the country; Prediction that most of Americans will be living on a diet well below the nutrition level; Focus on the story of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's surprise special message to Congress and the consternation and uncertainty it left in the Republican ranks; Admittance of the decision that Republicans were going to win next fall's election; Call for nationalization of banks, monopolies and key industries.


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