Manpower and the Unions

September 1942
New Republic;9/28/42, Vol. 107 Issue 13, p365
Focuses on the shortage of manpower in the U.S. armed forces and discusses the need for labor conscription for the army; Suggestions to direct the manpower in industry to places where it is most needed; Abandonment of non-essential jobs for essential ones; Objection of labor and liberals to the conscription proposal; Opinion that workers must have a corresponding share of authority in the manpower organization, in control of war production and in the government.


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