FEC 276 TRADE UNIONS.
1. Committee on democratic tendencies today unanimously adopted
C4-009/8 with one minor alteration. Comes before steering
committee 4 November. Australia took a leading part in the
formulation of this paper and held chairmanship of the sub-
committee which prepared it. Unless instructed to the contrary we
shall support the paper in its final form.
2. Your attention however is particularly directed to paragraph
16. This was inserted to prevent Zaibatsu, other employers, and
militaristic and undemocratic societies from subsidizing or
otherwise controlling unions, which was a common practice in