Political Indigestion

T. R. B.
August 1943
New Republic;8/9/43, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p195
Focuses on political predilections in the periodical "The Reader's Digest." View that the periodical has a decidedly conservative tone; Assessment of the August issue of "Reader's Digest," focusing on the number of anti-New Deal articles; Quotation from Senator Robert C. Byrd of Virginia about federal encroachment on the states; Reflection of political conditions in China in the article "Too Much Wishful Thinking About China," by Hanson Baldwin; Depiction of the black market in the article "We Aren't Going to Have Enough to Eat," by Louis Bromfield; Condemnation of the U.S. administration by Bromfield.


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