Letters, May 20, 1946

The People, Yes & No


Re TIME, April 22:

"The U.S. people had never taken their obligations seriously."

"The U.S. people were indifferent."

I'm damn mad, as one of those people, to hear that accusation over & over again even if you include the Administration and the press in the indictment this time. . .

If the farmers don't want to kick in with the wheat, make them. This is still part, of the war, and twelve million of us weren't just asked to kick in with four or rive years of our time. Many farmers...

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