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We believe firmly that Communism internally and externally can and must be fought without resort to the Communist tactics of the suppression of all individual…
The population forecast for the United States in 1970 is 170 million. The population forecast for Russia alone in 1970 is 251 million. The implications…
On the one hand we publicly pronounce the equality of all peoples; on the other hand, in our immigration laws, we embrace in practice these…
My grandfather was Catholic; my grandmother, Jewish. Crossing over from Bavaria, as immigrants to the United States, the ship started to sink. My grandmother jumped…
It is the purpose of the majority of the Immigration Committee to encourage assimilation, yet this bill has already done more than anything I know…
In our house we repeated the pattern of thousands of other homes. There were a few books and a lot of music. Our food and…
In March of 1933 we witnessed a revolution in manner, in mores, in the definition of government. What before had been black or white sprang…
I had taken on the color of the climate around me and had driven back all the emotion that rose from the Brooklyn streets so…
I had advocated the establishment of a Negro industrial commission. I had gestured against the growth of monopoly power. I had introduced a few civil…
The study of music was a family interest.
I didn’t know then that I would never be able to leave the sounds and smells of these sights behind me, but I was fiercely…
Our population is headed for a stable plateau, which means an aging population.
The inferior complex is now extended to all Europe, save Nordics.
My grandfather, in 1848, had fled from Germany to find political freedom in the United States.
I had fought against the unjust restriction of immigration.
My wife – to-be and I went to see my father. Only he could answer the two questions before us: Shall we get married now?…
People were hurt, and because they were hurt, they were angry and quarreled and were jealous of one another.
Roosevelt’s magic lay in one facet of his personality: He knew how to take the risk. No other man in public life I knew could…
The power to investigate is a great public trust.
Roosevelt’s humor was broad, his manner friendly. Of wit there was little; of philosophy, none. What did he possess? Intuition, inspiration, love of adventure.
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