Drug addicts should or should not be put in hospitals for medical treatment instead of in prisons for punishment. Good idea or violation of privacy? World War 2 officially ended in the summer of 1945, but Europe was won Christmastime 1944. We shall go on to the end, we shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air, we shall defend our Island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender, and even if, which I do not for a moment believe, this Island or a large part of it were subjugated and starving, then our Empire beyond the seas, armed and guarded by the British Fleet, would carry on the struggle, until, in God's good time, the New World, with all its power and might, steps forth to the rescue and the liberation of the old. He won it by making the other poor, dumb bastard die for his country. When the danger of foreign war was fully realized by our people, the underlying tradition of American independence arose, and in recent weeks its voice has thundered through the weaker cries for war. This is the most agonizing and the most painful duty of your President. What universal truth for humanity does Achilles give us? Racial strength is vital politics, a luxury.
I have faith in an American army, an American navy, an American air force and, most important of all, the American character, which in normal times, lies quietly beneath the surface of this nation. Speeches of War main menu. Solar power is or is not a viable alternate energy source. We have also discussed with the Government of South Viet-Nam lately, the steps that we will take to substantially increase their own effort, both on the battlefield and toward reform and progress in the villages. We are adding cynicism to the process of death, for they must know after a short period there that none of the things we claim to be fighting for are really involved.
But American opinion is now definitely and overwhelmingly against our involvement. This singular, motivational oration embodied Patton's strategic genius, as well as his unrelenting rejection of neutrality and excuse-making. Naval blockades have long been accepted as an element of warfare. See this page for a full list of. Neutrality and War Tonight, I speak again to the people of this country who are opposed to the United States entering the war which is now going on in Europe. Electroshock treatment is or is not a humane form of therapy.
I speak as a child of God and brother to the suffering poor of Vietnam. It is the art of expressing an opinion clearly and logically. Charles Lindbergh speaks out against the campaign to push the United States into war. The same human nature that wanted to use the poison gas as soon as it saw the ingenuity of the thing also wanted to use the lethal burning jelly. For war is always the instrument of the powerful. This will make it necessary to increase our active fighting forces by raising the monthly draft call from 17,000 over a period of time to 35,000 per month, and for us to step up our campaign for voluntary enlistments. This is where the topic for the becomes important.
To those who argue that we could make a profit and build up our own industry by selling munitions abroad, I reply that we in America have not yet reached a point where we wish to capitilize on the destruction and death of war. The impact on the prisons being overcrowded is astonishing. In generosity we are equally singular, acquiring our friends by conferring, not by receiving, favours. It is our right to trade freely within it. We have heard too many speeches that talk about smoking and drinking.
See this page for a full list of. Should this be taught in schools? This is a war over the balance of power in Europe a war brought about by the desire for strength on the part of Germany and the fear of strength on the part of England and France. By joint agreement, the full text of the agreement and the protocol to carry it out will be issued tomorrow. Press Conference Transcript, President Lyndon B. The world is not supposed to know what the hell happened to me. The introduction was very effective which the person introduced herself and opened her introduction with a question and a.
Since the Nixon administration the U. Business The world of business has so many aspects to it, but at the end of the day they are all about customer relations, about making money and about the relationship between employers and employees. The brave men will breed more brave men. But at that same moment, our enemies thought to destroy and dishonour it! An army of 100,000 men, under the command of the Emperors of Russia and Austria, has been, within less than four hours, cut to pieces or disbanded. Thousands of them have died.
Obstacles: What kept Achilles from his purpose? The prohibition of American shipping from the belligerent countries of Europe and their danger zones. I speak now not of the soldiers of each side, not of the ideologies of the Liberation Front, not of the junta in Saigon, but simply of the people who have been living under the curse of war for almost three continuous decades now. They were led by Ho Chi Minh. These are topics that students will most likely have to deal with at some point during their elementary, middle, and high school careers. Equally impressive has been the increased solidarity and stability of the Government, the elimination of rebellious sects and the taking of the first vital steps toward true democracy. The person or people who wrote this have feelings. So, the possible consequences of the loss are just incalculable to the free world.
This infantry so vaunted, and in numbers superior, could not resist you, and henceforth you have no rivals from which to fear. There are four hundred neatly marked graves somewhere in Sicily. Some say they were wars of religion or class conflict while others say they were a combination of things. They are sending away many manufacturing jobs that people would not want to do in the first place. They are human beings, too. Things built over ages can be made to vanish in an instant under its annihilating stroke. Army provide their soldiers drugs during the Vietnam war? It protests the command and deployment by Lyndon Johnson of almost unlimited violence against the people and the land of Vietnam for the declared purpose of protecting them from the menace of world communism.
It took enormous courage, a now almost unimaginable independence, for a leader so close to established opinion in America to say these things in April 1967. And this crown of iron, conquered with the blood of so many Frenchmen, they wanted to compel me to place it upon the head of our most cruel enemies! It is an ironic and tragic fact that this Conference is being held at a time when the news about Vietnam has virtually disappeared from the front pages of the American press, and the American people have all but forgotten the tiny nation for which we are in large measure responsible. I can say: It is to wage war, by sea, land and air, with all our might and with all the strength that God can give us; to wage war against a monstrous tyranny, never surpassed in the dark, lamentable catalogue of human crime. It lives, sleeps, eats, and fights as a team. If we can stand up to him, all Europe may be free and the life of the world may move forward into broad, sunlit uplands. The future of our nation and of our civilization rests upon the wisdom and foresight we use.