The Dulles Doctrine

March 1954
New Republic;3/29/54, Vol. 130 Issue 13, p11
Comments on the importance of local defense in battling the land power of the Communist world in the U.S. Need for reinforcing the local defenses by the further deterrent of massive retaliatory power; Total cost of security efforts per annum; Importance of taking some basic policy decisions that depends primarily upon a great capacity to retaliate.


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