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M. S.
October 1953
New Republic;10/19/53, Vol. 129 Issue 12, p23
The article teaches the spirit that can hold together the free nations. How is this spirit to be expressed today? Within five years Western Europe may be rimmed with launching platforms for Soviet guided missiles armed with atomic warheads. The Russians have not made this offer- this is not yet the time. But fear of this is surely what the Labor Party spokesmen are really expressing when they voice otherwise meaningless phrases about the economic perils of an alliance with capitalist America. Does North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) make sense under these conditions? Can we, morally and militarily, afford to regard Europe as an advance base, or battleground, for a future atomic war? Is the presence of American


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