The Searchlight Volume 7-8

The Searchlight Volume 7-8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...of this monstrously vast corporate undertaking is General James Guthrie Harbord. Last winter he resigned his high post as deputy chief of staff in the United States Army in order to assume titular, if not actual, command of the forces that will thrive and fatten upon the monopolization of the air. What Senator Brookhart Saw In Europe SENATOR SMITH W. BROOKHART has returned from a close personal inspection of conditions in Europe. He brings back three outstanding impressions: (1) That the situation in Russia is much more stable and satisfactory to her people than our citizens have been taught to believe; (2) That the United States should recognize the existing government of Russia, if for no other reason because such recognition would contribute directly to the peace of Europe; and (3) That the co-operative movement, as exemplified in various parts of the Old World, offers the most practical solution of our economic problems. "I went to Europe to get in contact with the masses of the people and their organizations and leaders," said Senator Brookhart to a representative of The Spotlight. "Every one knows by this time, I suppose, how highly I value the co-operative movement. Well, in some of the foreign countries where I traveled both producers and consumers have been practicing the golden rule of co-operation for generations longer than the people in the United States. "I wanted to see just how these co-operative movements were progressing and just what place they occupy since the close of the war. "The co-operative movement, I found, is the only constructive movement that has survived the war. "I returned home more convinced than ever that in agricultural and industrial co-operation in all its phases of co-operative...show more

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  • Paperback | 504 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 26mm | 889g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236591135
  • 9781236591135