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Can industry abolish Poverty? _ Norman Thomas condition of unemployment worse than slavery Owners provided for slaves - you provide for your horse, your car Laborer is an old man at 50 - Lawyers, doctors, ministers not old, at 50 Industry does not care for its workers as well as you do of your dog. Australia has an insurance system gives them a feeling of security- American system insecure Seasonable Industry unwholsome because manufacturer does not plan to provide other work between times, also night work. The business of society [thro?] its governmental agencies to regulate The great tragedy of history is that the underdog has always paid the price. Age of early industrial revolution in Eng. women & children paid horribly - a tragic commentary on our brains & hearts When new invention - new piece of machinery comes into view men pay by unemployment. Chief reason we have to build more jails & prisons Chief reason we do not have better homes is unemployment-- Cheap power, natural resources & cheap labor no credit to us Purchasing power of money has made the robber Tariff bill that will be passed in our next Congress. Can we abolish poverty in view of the machinery we already have yes. Are we doing it. No. all production should be of human well being - to think and plan in [teruis?] of the world. Establishment of a minimum wage code Our easy acceptance of things makes us drift He Commeudid League of Women Voters for taking these problems