The Leavenworth Times from Leavenworth, Kansas on September 7, 1952 · Page 22
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Twenty-two Do You Know About FEPC Legislation? THE LEAVEN WORTH TIMES, Sunday Morning, September 7, 1952. ployment to the alien. The average i severe punishment The natural j Although recent U. S. Supreme American, who also is applying for/thing for him to do would be toiCourt decisions forcin. FEPC will be ojie of the most explosive? of the campaign issues before Hit; presidential elections are over. How do you feel about, il? Do you really know what-the: proposed legislation is all about? ; LITTLE . nesses or even seeing the witnesses against him. His. only recourse is to the U.S. circuit court of appeals which may be hundreds of miles from his home and place I of business. i 2. One of the bill's provisions al- 'lows the agents of this commission to examine or copy all the books, records and private documents of the !!•> million business and the thousands of farmers brought under its jurisdiction. Any resistance on the part of the own- Al Bennett of the Atchison Globe er j s punishable by a fine of not recently asked these questions and:more than $5.000 or a year's jail came up with the following story sentence or both. ...... about FEPC. Here is what he! variety American citizen were to savs: i 3. The bill would result in dis-j apply for the same job. The alien . i crimination against the rights of could subject the employer '- A person has to be a pretty good actor to appear nonchalant about the prices en restaurant menus today. \ oP Most people feel the Fair Em- ( the ordinary, every day average ployment Practice commission bill;working American who cannot •has to do only with eliminating dis-Jdentify himself with one of the crimination in the employment of i minority groups. Suppose two men, great expense, including back pay to the alien, much loss of time, and the cost of fighting the proceedings before the examiner with SAVE 50% ON EVERY ROLL DURING COOK'S -N'egroes. It isn't as simple as that.'one an alien recently admitted tolthe possibility of the employer What does the bill do? illiis country and the other garden-!winding up in jail if he denies em- It proposes to create a new fed-; : eral commission with agents and examiners to police the B« million businesses in this country, as well as all farms, where more than six people are employed. These agents will be supposed to see that the employer does not follow any practice, in either employing, promoting or discharging' his employes, which has been declared by the board to be discriminatory, against AMY person on account of his race, creed, color or national ancestry. Senator Richard B. Russell has brought out some points about FEPC which haven't been publicized much. 1. Any person who contends he has been denied employment or refused a promotion because of such discrimination can file a complaint against the o\vner of the business or farm. Thereupon a representative of the board brings the employer before him for a trial. Ordinary rules of law do not apply. The man charged with discrimination is denied the right to be tried by a jury in his home community. He may be tried at any place the board determines. The accused is not assured the right of cross-examining the \vil- the job, does not have the same recourse. He's not in a "minority" roup. Or suppose a plant employing 40 men had 10 aliens and 30 average workmen. Assume that eight men must be laid off. Would southern lay off of the average Ameri-j colleges and universities to ac- cans who could not sustain a claim of discrimination on account of race, creed or color even if they were better workmen that the minority-group members. .he employer be likely to select any one of the group who could take him into court and cause himjlem would seem to be an educa- reat expense, embarrassment and'tional rather than a legislative one. cept Negro students have, in our opinion been in the right direction. WOMAK GETS E5IBASST POST SAIGON, Indo-China (ffl young Vietnamese woman ing to be the first secretary of the newly established embassy of Vietnam in Washington. Miss Elisabeth Nguyen The answer to the minority p'rob- FOR YOUR BANK ACCOUNT OR LOAN THE MANUFACTURERS STATE BANK The Bank of Friendly Service. How are prescription prices determined? We have a policy in this matter, the only one we can follow. We do not offer bargains in prescriptions-there is. no cut-rate way to health. 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