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When you and I were young, there was no need for a youth congress. We sat and listened to our elders. We went out, when the time came to earn a living, and we' found jobs—at low wages, to be sure, and with pretty hard working conditions; but that was what we expected to find.  >>more...>>

Title:     Why I Still Believe in the Youth Congress
Author:    Roosevelt, Eleanor
Publication:     Liberty
Date:     April, 1940

Type:     Article

Listed Under:
American Youth Conference
Communism

Notes:     Originally published in Liberty 17 (April 1940): 30-32.