Radio: Alien Corn

"We are being persecuted here in America today. Although the German-Ameri-cans represent 25% of the voters, our representation in government is far below that figure." Thus last week in Chicago did thin, baldish Dr. Walter H. Silge address the members of the German-American National Alliance. Although the doctor was not on the air, his remarks were typical of the propaganda that the G. A. N.A. broadcasts daily over Station WHIP in Hammond, Ind.

The G. A. N. A., which claims the affiliation of 372 Illinois German-Ameri-can societies, is full of patriotic protests. Even while it sprays the German-Americans of the Middle West...

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