TITLE

Palestine: Civilization on Trial

PUB. DATE
February 1948
SOURCE
New Republic;2/16/48, Vol. 118 Issue 7, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents views of columnist Henry Wallace on political unrest in Palestine, with specific reference to his visit to the country. Fallout of a decision of the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) that the only practical and equitable way to put an end to the Palestine strife is through partition into Jewish and Arab states; Stand taken by the U.S. on the question of furnishing arms to Greece and Turkey; Need for the U.S. to put its strength behind the decision of the UN.
ACCESSION #
14668872

 

Related Articles

  • Palestine: Homeland or Battlefield?  // New Republic;10/6/47, Vol. 117 Issue 14, p10 

    Highlights the United Nations' (UN) Commission of Inquiry regarding the recommendation of division of Palestine into Jewish and Arab states. Discussion of a statement of Arthur Creech-Jones, British Colonial Secretary on Palestine; View that Great Britain will not use force to back up any UN...

  • UN and a holy land.  // America;5/3/1947, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p119 

    The author reflects on the move of the United Nations (UN) to study the conditions in terror-ridden Palestine. The author emphasizes the implications of such move with regards to its responsibility to the conscience in the world. Moreover, the author also examines the political conditions in the...

  • A Program for Palestine.  // New Republic;7/15/46, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p31 

    Presents information on political problems of Palestine and solutions for them. Information that British Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin's statement was the immediate cause of a small-scale civil war; Statement that Great Britain made mutually incompatible promises to the Arabs and the Jews, none...

  • The UN and the Legmen. Bedeli, Jane // New Republic;6/23/47, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p36 

    Reports on the meeting of the delegates of 11 nations at the United Nations' (UN) Economic and Social Council, to investigate the Palestine crisis. Details of the press coverage of the meeting; Tendency on the part of Secretariat official to refer all questions back to the UN Press Division;...

  • War in Palestine?  // New Republic;5/20/46, Vol. 114 Issue 20, p718 

    Reports on the publication of the Anglo-American Report on Palestine that was followed by statements from U.S. President Harry S. Truman and British Prime Minister Clement Attlee. Differences in the way Truman and Attlee want the report to be implemented; Facts deduced by Attlee that are in...

  • Storm Over Palestine. Brailsford, H. N. // New Republic;7/1/36, Vol. 87 Issue 1126, p230 

    Focuses on the resistance of Arabs to the Jewish settlement plans in Palestine. Assessment of the factors behind Arab hostility to Zionism; Contributions of Jews to the economic development of Palestine; Information that out of the taxes collected from Jews the British administration built...

  • Should Palestine Be Divided? Brailsford, H. N. // New Republic;9/1/37, Vol. 92 Issue 1187, p97 

    Comments on the proposed partitioning of Palestine. Claim of Jews that their coming has raised the living standard of the Arab masses; Need to settle the peasants on their own plots with a public service of water and cooperative marketing; Recommendation for a cultural autonomy for each state;...

  • SOCIAL BACKGROUND CHARACTERISTICS AS DETERMINANTS OF POLITICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE ARAB POLITICAL LEADERSHIP OF PALESTINE UNDER THE BRITISH MANDATE. Nashif, Taysir // Journal of Third World Studies;Fall2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p161 

    The article discusses the social background of the leaders of the Arab Higher Committee (AHC), set up to represent Arab interests in British Mandate Palestine, prior to the establishment of the state of Israel. The historically poor social conditions of Palestinian Arabs are discussed, including...

  • U.N. peace keeping in the Middle East. Robinson, Norris G. // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine;01/17/97, Vol. 180 Issue 3, p23 

    Reprints the article `U.N. Peace Keeping in the Middle East,' which appeared in the November 1, 1980 issue of `Stamps.'

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics