Letters, Jan. 20, 1941

To an Ivory Tower


Please note that I have canceled my subscription to TIME. Reason is not because of the news it prints or its point of view, for it prints what news there is, but because of the news it has to print. . . . Where is the civilization of which we boast? If a man who is tired of hearing of death and planned murder is stupid, Lord! let me be d—d stupid. If a man who feels that he does not know how to help mankind out of the cesspool...

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