TITLE

A Beveridge Plan for America

PUB. DATE
December 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;12/21/42, Vol. 107 Issue 25, p810
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Atlantic Charter related to establishment of freedom from want, freedom from fear, and social security. Fear of involuntary unemployment, disability or old age on the part of those whose earning power is lost through no fault of their own; Significance of the Beveridge plan, a social-security law; Establishment of a "national minimum" program, a minimum level below which no member of the population, no matter what his condition or status, shall be allowed to fall; Amendments in the social-security legislation of the U.S.
ACCESSION #
17147386

 

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