TITLE

Righteous Recklessness

PUB. DATE
April 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;4/9/77, Vol. 176 Issue 15, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the human rights crusade of U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Comparison of the administration of Carter and former U.S. President Gerald Ford; Information on the water projects of Carter and his congressmen; Challenges facing the administration of Carter; Assertion that the President is willing to push through social reforms, with Congressional majority capable of enacting them.
ACCESSION #
9606010

 

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