ITALY: Permanent War

For two days last week the Chamber debated the famed Fascist Labor Bill (TIME, Nov. 30), which provides that in every art, craft, trade or profession, two Fascist syndicates shall be established, one representing capital, the other representing labor. Further it is provided that only these accredited syndicates shall have authority to settle labor disputes, and that all such disputes shall be compulsorily arbitrated by them.

Beneath the frown of Dictator-Premier Benito Mussolini one Fascist after another arose to find only words of praise upon his tongue: "A great step forward ....

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