TITLE

The Sense of Despair

AUTHOR(S)
Riesman, David
PUB. DATE
October 1961
SOURCE
New Republic;10/2/61, Vol. 145 Issue 14, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the international issue of Berlin, West Germany and relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union. Disadvantages of a bipartisan government in the U.S.; Effects of the majority's view on public policy making and the U.S. Congress; Emergence of Communist groups to oppose the government; Influences of Communists on the political decisions of U.S. presidents; Views of the Soviets and American politicians regarding the political crisis in Berlin; Opinion about the attitude of former U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower regarding negotiations on Berlin at Geneva convention; Problem for President John F. Kennedy regarding any decision about the Berlin issue with Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev; Suggestions for the U.S. and the Soviets to provide peace in Berlin.
ACCESSION #
10315408

 

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