TITLE

New Colony In the Pacific

AUTHOR(S)
Cabranes, José A.
PUB. DATE
December 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;12/13/75, Vol. 173 Issue 24, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the plan of the Ford administration to convert Northern Marianas as a territory of the U.S. Dismemberment of the United Nations trusteeship in the western Pacific; Support of this effort by the liberals; Initiative of the administration to avoid congressional opposition to the plan; Discussion on a proposal to enter into a covenant with the people of the Northern Marianas to create a Commonweath of the Northern Mariana Islands and extend the U.S. citizenship to its people; Motives behind the proposed annexation; Citations of the statements of the critics of the proposal.
ACCESSION #
9631167

 

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