The Hemisphere: Declaration of War

Members of the Inter-American Press Association:

WE ARE AT WAR!

It is a war for survival of the freedoms of the people of the Americas!

Let no one belittle this after what has happened in Cuba, and alter evidence of what the government of Cuba is trying to do throughout Latin America.

In such dramatic fashion, the I.A.P.A.'s Freedom of the Press Committee last week began its report to the association's annual convention. Meeting in Manhattan, 250 delegates from across the hemisphere examined complaints of violation of press freedom, nation by nation. The newsmen found faint stirrings of editorial liberty in the Dominican Republic following...

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