Nation: TO REDEEM THE WORST, TO BETTER THE BEST

IN two messages to Congress last week. President Johnson put before the country major measures involving the youth of America. His proposals to combat crime ranged far beyond the problems of youth to consider curbs on all manner of violence in American society, but they vitally concerned the young because so large a proportion of crime is committed by them. His message on youth itself discussed how to nourish achievement, open opportunities and channel youthful energies into law-abiding pursuits. The gist of the President's messages:

CRIME The "Safe Streets and Crime Control Act of...

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