The Govenors Pass the Buck

July 1943
New Republic;7/12/43, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p38
Focuses on the steps taken by state Governors to stop racial violence in the U.S. Statement made by the Governor of California Earl Warren that the city and state police were entirely capable of handling race riots; Failure of the Governor of Michigan in his attempts to stop race riots; Measures designed by the U.S. government to cut racial problems; Struggle by the U.S. government for harmonious race relations; Information on the efforts made by organized labor to fight the destruction of the liberal democratic policies instituted by the New Deal.


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