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Americans for Democratic Action

  • 1 Americans for Democratic Action

    "Американцы за демократические действия"
    Общенациональная общественная организация, основана в 1947. Объединяет 80 тыс. бизнесменов, политических и профсоюзных деятелей, работников сферы образования и других лиц, проявляющих интерес к либеральным политическим идеям. Выступает в качестве спонсора конференций и студенческих форумов. Считается главным рупором умеренно-левого крыла Демократической партии [ Democratic Party]. Ставила целью содействие продолжению "Нового курса" [ New Deal], укрепление позиций либерализма и принятие либерального законодательства. Подвергалась критике как со стороны крайне левых, так и со стороны правых. Члены организации занимали некоторые ключевые посты в администрации Дж. Ф. Кеннеди [ Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (JFK)]. Штаб-квартира в г. Вашингтоне

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