- What actions did Roy Wilkins feel should be opposed by employers? How were employers using their power to minimize the impact of striking workers? Was this within their rights?
- What response did President Truman give to Wilkins' demands? How was the president using his power to support striking workers? Was this use of power sufficient? Why or why not?
Truman, Harry S. & Roy Wilkins, "Correspondence Between Roy Wilkins and President Harry S. Truman," 10 October to 8 November 1949. Courtesy of National Archives