TITLE

Bill's Will

PUB. DATE
May 1980
SOURCE
National Review;5/2/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p516
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the last will and testament of libertarian William O. Douglas. He has bequeathed land in Nova Scotia for the use of scholars around the world, including from Iran, Vietnam, China, Russia, and Mongolia. Douglas has left an indiscreet posthumous self-revelation. He also kept to the end the classic progressive faith in the Communist world as the Land of the Future.
ACCESSION #
6070436

 

Related Articles

  • "Fool Statements".  // Time;9/10/1951, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p25 

    The article reports on U.S. Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas' arrival in San Francisco, California in 1951 for the U.S. recognition of Communist China. Douglas considers the recognition as a political victory for the West. He also explains how the recognition could help split Communist...

  • Waking Up.  // Time;9/15/1952, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p39 

    The article focuses on the statement released by U.S. Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas emphasizing that Chiang Kai-shek was doing a fine and valiant job, not only in its struggle against Communism but in its program of social reconstruction in Korea as of 1952. Douglas has previously...

  • The Court Makes it Harder to Control Red Spies' Movements.  // Saturday Evening Post;8/2/1958, Vol. 231 Issue 5, p10 

    Comments on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision which stated that the right to travel must not be denied to citizens on account of their beliefs and associations. Relevance of the decision to the American Communist Party and the international Communist conspiracy; Opinion written by Justice...

  • William O. Douglas. Eliot, Jeffrey M. // New Republic;12/20/75, Vol. 173 Issue 25, p32 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Vacancy on the Court: William O. Douglas," by Nathan Lewis which appeared in the November 20, 1975 issue.

  • William, Meet Juliusz.  // Time;9/17/1951, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p35 

    The article discusses the views of U.S. Supreme Court Justice William Douglas on the policies of the country in Asia as well as the recognition of China as published in the September 10, 1951 issue of "Time" magazine. According to Douglas, the U.S. relies on money and guns instead of depending...

  • William O. Douglas, R I P.  // National Review;2/8/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p141 

    The article presents an obituary for Justice William O. Douglas, a member of the Warren Court in the U.S.

  • AN ALMANAC OF LIBERTY. FITZGERALD, JOHN E. // America;4/2/1955, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p21 

    The article reviews the book "An Almanac of Liberty," by William O. Douglas.

  • EXPLORING THE HIMALAYA. Zankowich, Paul // Education;Apr1959, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p479 

    Reviews the book "Exploring the Himalaya," by William O. Douglas.

  • Thoughts & Afterthoughts.  // Time;10/9/1950, Vol. 56 Issue 15, p44 

    The article presents quotes from U.S. Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas stating his positive impressions of India, Irish-born actress Greer Garson on her application for U.S. citizenship, and Garry Davis on his interest in reclaiming his U.S. citizenship.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics