Senior American Official

M. E. K.
September 1977
New Republic;9/3/77, Vol. 177 Issue 10, p42
Presents information on recent political and social developments in the United States. Reluctance of U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger to approve the Panama Canal treaty; Technique adopted by Kissinger to engage the press in conspiracy of mutual self-aggrandizement; Reasons cited by a panel commissioned by the College Board and the Educational Testing Service to explain the decline in college entrance exam scores during recent years; Increasing influence of conservatism in the country.


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