Witch-Hunting in Washington

March 1942
New Republic;3/30/42, Vol. 106 Issue 13, p414
Focuses on the campaign of terror that is involved in the appointments in War Production Board in Washington. Information on the routine investigation carried out during the appointments; Set of questions asked during the investigation; Process that follows these inquiries; Details of the young men who make the inquiries; Motive behind these inquiries; Opinion of journalist Walter Lippman that the decisive war is between the inert and complacent men on the one hand and on the other, the effective men; Comment that the campaign of terror has brought administrative Washington close to the brink of demoralization.


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