To Promote the Defense of the United States: Hearings Before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, 77th Congress, 1st Session, Consolidated Print, Jan. 27-31; Feb. 1,3,4,5,6,7,8,10,11,1941
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Page 471 - as follows: Our policy in regard to Europe * * * is not to interfere in the internal concerns of any of its powers * * * In the wars of European powers in matters relating to themselves we have never taken any part, nor does it comport with our policy to do so.
Page 696 - Observe good faith and justice toward all nations; cultivate peace and harmony with all. * * * Nothing is more essential than that permanent, inveterate antipathies against particular nations and passionate attachment for others should be excluded; and that, in place of them, just and amicable feelings toward all should be cultivated.
Page 666 - in the world. The fourth is freedom from fear, which, translated into world terms, means a world-wide reduction in armaments to such a point and in such a thorough fashion that no nation will be in a position to commit an act of physical aggression against any neighbor—• this
Page 768 - The fourth is freedom from fear—which, translated into world terms, means a world-wide reduction of armaments to such a point and In such a thorough fashion that no nation will he in a position to commit an act of physical aggression against any neighbor—anywhere in the world. The
Page 302 - The President may, from time to time, promulgate such rules and regulations as may be necessary and proper to carry out any of the provisions of this Act; and he may exercise any power or authority conferred on him by this Act through such department, agency, or officer as he shall direct. The
Page 834 - (1) T"O manufacture in arsenals, factories, and shipyards under their jurisdiction, or otherwise procure, any defense article for the government of any country whose defense the President deems vital to the defense of the United States." In a statement made on January 10, to the
Page 696 - Antipathy in one nation against another, disposes each more readily to offer insult and injury, to lay hold of slight causes of umbrage, and to be haughty and intractable when accidental or trifling occasions of dispute occur. Hence, frequent collisions, obstinate, envenomed, and bloody
Page 27 - that— The terms and conditions upon which any such foreign government receives any aid authorized under subsection (a) shall be those which the President deems satisfactory, and the benefit to the United States may be payment or repayment in kind or property, or any other direct or indirect benefit which the President deems satisfactory.
Page 677 - The terms and conditions upon which any such foreign government receives any aid authorized under subsection (a) shall be those which the President deems satisfactory, and the benefit to the United States may be payment or repayment in kind or property, or any other direct or indirect benefit which the President deems satisfactory.