In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Once more, then, neutralism was coupled with internationalism to define U.S. military policy.
- I say that they stand for neutralism where no such thing is possible or desirable, and I say the hell with it.
- Economic growth was the American way of inoculating them against communism, neutralism, socialism, and other potentially anti-American political orientations.
- But the WEA leadership, uncomfortable with political comment, preferred a blanket adherence to official neutralism, exacerbating strained relations with their energetic editor, William Emrys Williams.
- Pacifism absolutises peace at the expense of justice, and neutralism turns fence-sitting into moral superiority.
- Outside these areas, a haze of neutralism or moderate royalism prevailed, inspired by a number of well-established families, who did their best to collect together men and money for the king.
- In Bombay he reminded his audience that a vote for Congress was also a vote for it, and his, foreign policy of peace and principled neutralism.
- In the twentieth century they went from high-handed neutralism to reluctant participation in a European adventure.
- It also served as a lever to check any possible German drift to neutralism, and Mitterrand addressed the Bundestag on 20 January 1983 to urge acceptance of the American missiles on their soil.
- Diana Trilling responded to Rahv's review in the July 1956 issue by calling the book an example of the kind of neutralism in world affairs that often masked pro-Communism.
- This attitude arose both from the exigencies of the Cold War, especially the danger that allied states might be tempted by neutralism, and from a heartfelt commitment to democratic procedures.
- His policy of anti-American neutralism, which aimed to keep Cambodia out of the war, led him to permit the Vietnamese Communists to station troops on Cambodian soil.
- Wisner agreed that a standing Congress could pull European opinion away from neutralism, but ordered Lasky and Burnham removed from prominent positions in any ongoing project.
- It was the Vietnam War which made Sihanouk's neutralism untenable, as Cambodia was used by Vietminh and Vietcong forces as a supply route from North to South Vietnam, and received its fair share of US carpet bombing in return.
- It called on writers and intellectuals to abandon neutralism and say No to Stalin as they had once said No to Hitler.
- A Gallup poll taken in the United States in September, 1939, showed that 94 per cent of Americans supported neutralism.
- Hitchens closed his opening statement by criticizing ‘the tendency of today's left to take refuge in neutralism and isolationism.’
- Ironically, Scott's conclusions depart from the book's overall revisionist theme, as he describes pragmatic American policies that were not uniformly ranged against Arab nationalism, revolution, and neutralism.
- J. Budziszewski outlines the case that toleration depends not on doubt, nor skepticism, nor ethical neutralism, but on belief.
- Not just communism but ‘anything hostile to British or American policy’ could be the target of joint efforts; the neutralism of France's new newspaper of prestige, Le Monde, was thought to be particularly subversive.
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