The America First Committee (AFC) was the foremost United States non-interventionist pressure group against the American entry into World War II.Started on September 4, 1940, it was dissolved on December 10, 1941, three days after the attack on Pearl Harbor had brought the war to America.Patterson (New York Daily News) and his cousin, publisher Robert R. The AFC was never able to get funding for its own public opinion poll.The New York chapter received slightly more than 0,000, most of it from its 47,000 contributors.
It was one of the largest anti-war organizations in American history. Douglas Stuart, co-founder of Quaker Oats), along with other students, including future President Gerald Ford, future Peace Corps director Sargent Shriver, and future U. Fundraising drives produced about 0,000 from some 25,000 contributors.
Thus far, more than 400 people have joined the online dating community, Called Together.us, in the two weeks the site has been active. Claire, one of the founders of the dating site, told NPR's Arun Rath that they want to help Christians find their right match so they don't have to choose between serving overseas or staying in the United States to find a marriage partner."What oftentimes happens is someone would meet someone here in America and then would have to choose between two scenarios: do I want to go overseas and chase my dream or do I want marriage?
American missionaries, accused of illegally trying to take children out of Haiti, pray before hearing the verdict from Haitian Deputy Prosecutor Jean Ferge Joseph of the Judicial Police office in Port-Au Prince, Haiti, Feb. A new dating website was launched earlier this month to help missionaries and other Christians serving overseas to find a spouse who understands their global calling.
Claire told The Christian Post in an emailed statement that while a majority of its members are Americans who live outside the U.
S., the site will eventually grow to serve Christians from other countries."While the site only works for English speakers," he said, the team plans to "open up the dating website to other language speakers as well, beginning with Spanish."Due to the security risks involved, St.