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Jackson List: Heard July 5th on the National Mall: An Impending Supreme Court Justice’s Independence Day Speech (1941)

Below, for reading on this day after Independence Day and on other days, is the speech that Robert H. Jackson, then Attorney General of the United States, delivered in a radio studio on Friday, July 4, 1941. ….


UPDATE:  This post, edited a little bit and enhanced with citations, photographs, etc., now is in on the Jackson List archive site, which is searchable, in book look” PDF file form.