Dos Passos and Refugees

Even after all these years of studying his work, I still happily uncover new bits of history. And sometimes these bits are truly fascinating and uplifting. Consider this:

In July 1933, upon Einstein’s request, a committee of 51 American artists, intellectuals and political leaders came together to form the International buy cabergoline online india Relief Association. Among them were the philosopher John Dewey, the writer John Dos Passos, and the theologian Reinhold Niebuhr. Other prominent citizens, even including First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, soon joined the effort.

The full article is here at the International Rescue Committee website.