The Eleventh Hour in India

Brailsford, H. N.
December 1941
New Republic;12/26/41, Vol. 105 Issue 26, p885
Focuses on political and economic conditions in India. Reason behind the loyalty of princes toward the British government; Absence of the wholehearted enthusiasm among Indians who are fighting with self-respect for their own land and their own freedom; Lack of industrial development; Opinion of the Congress Party and Muslims regarding their cooperation with the British government; Explanation given Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi about his tactics of passive protest; Refusal of Indian statesman Mohammed Ali Jinnah to consider any plan of federal unity for India based on democratic principles.


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