September 2, 1945

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This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Signing of the Japanese surrender. Tribute to American labor. Responsibilities of labor in reconversion. Terms of agreement are binding on both employer and employees. Labor and racketeers. Recommendation for merging of AFL and CIO. Need for employment on an annual basis. Labor leadership in building new world of peace. The True Glory (movie). Liberation of France.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71137
Municipal archives id: LT2553