Saturday, April 16, 2016

"79 Per Cent of Nation Opposes War"

Anatoly Karlin posts the above "map from the May 16, 1941 edition of the St. Petersburg Times showing the results of a Gallup poll on support for declaring war against Germany" — War Sentiment by US States in 1941. Florida probably topped the list for being Southron (Scots-Irish) in its north and New York Jewish in its south. Yes, a lot of ethnic Germans settled in the most isolationist Midwest, but that area and its people are about minding their own business.

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