Loretta Young announces the “Women at War Week” in this 2 minute video.
She urges women to join the war effort in honor of all of the women struggling in the war around the world, and to prevent the war from entering US soil.
Can your students think of any contemporary examples of celebrities getting involved in issues facing the world today, war or otherwise?
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