Download Full Text (2.5 MB)
Franklin D. Roosevelt, liberalism, progressivism, Herbert Spencer, New Deal
A typed draft copy of a chapter for an unpublished book, America and the New Deal entitled, "Dangerous Words", written by Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson, dating from circa 1938.
Folder 3-16, Document 8
That equity must sometimes modify, in favor of majorities as well as minorities, even the rights of a theoretical justice where that is found to work too great harm to the nation as a whole. Without recognition of such principles, we have not a state but a free-for-all, with every man and group working for himself and nobody working for the nation.
On the contrary, our Constitution and our representation system made this country a republic.
Please contact the Myrin Library Special Collections Department for permissions to use this document. https://www.ursinus.edu/library/archives-special-collections/
Huntington-Wilson, Francis Mairs, "Dangerous Words, 1938" (1938). Documents, 1919-1938. 96.