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" If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help Russia and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany and that way let them kill as many as possible, although I don't see Hitler victorious under any circumstances. "
Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II - Page 10
by William Blum - 2003 - 469 pages
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Crisis and Consciousness

Ralph M. Faris - Philosophy - 1977 - 207 pages
...days later Senator Harry Truman (New York Times, June 24, 1941) stated in his usual unprincipled way: "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...and if Russia is winning, we ought to help Germany." One capitalist plan, then, being represented by Truman, was to destroy both enemies of the Allied imperialists....
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Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of Postwar American National ...

John Lewis Gaddis - National security - 1982 - 432 pages
...this after Hitler attacked the Soviet Union in Jone 1941: "1f we see that Germany is winning the war we ought to help Russia, and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany and in that way let them kill as many as possible."4t But Truman at the time was an obscure Missouri senator:...
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Harry Emerson Fosdick: Preacher, Pastor, Prophet

Robert Moats Miller - Religion - 1985 - 624 pages
...endless road of "perpetual war for * At the time of the invasion, Senator Truman took the position: "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany." A year earlier Reinhold Niebuhr had written, "We are not willing to see young Americans die to protect...
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The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

Walter Isaacson, Evan Thomas - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 864 pages
...Hitler had invaded the Soviet Union, Senator Truman had casually commented to a New York Times reporter: "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...Germany and that way let them kill as many as possible. " Shortly after becoming President, he noted in his diary, "I've no faith in any totalitarian state,...
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Why Nations Cooperate: Circumstance and Choice in International Relations

Arthur A. Stein - Political Science - 1990 - 219 pages
...and so reflect malevolence and competition. As Harry Truman said when he was a senator in June 1941, "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...Germany and that way let them kill as many as possible"; New York Times, June 24, 1941, p. 7. Divide-and-conquer strategies often entail seemingly beneficent...
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An Undercurrent of Suspicion: Anti-Communism in America During World War II

George Sirgiovanni - History - 1990 - 209 pages
...ten. twenty years."60 Meanwhile, other Americans reacted to the news with unqualified exhiliration. "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help Russia," Senator Harry Truman gloated, "and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany and that way let them...
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Toward an Entangling Alliance: American Isolationism, Internationalism, and ...

Ronald E. Powaski - History - 1991 - 288 pages
...More than a few Americans shared the sentiments of Senator Harry S. Truman of Missouri, who suggested: "If we see that Germany is winning, we ought to help...Germany, and that way let them kill as many as possible." However, he added: "I don't want to see Hitler victorious under any circumstances. Neither of them...
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On Every Front: The Making and Unmaking of the Cold War

Thomas G. Paterson - History - 1992 - 304 pages
...in Truman, Truman, p. 358. 39. Truman also said in 1941: "If we see that Germany is winning the war we ought to help Russia, and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany, and in that way let them kill as many as possible, although I don't want to see Hitler victorious under...
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Year 501: The Conquest Continues

Noam Chomsky - Civilization - 1993 - 331 pages
...Europe. Truman went much further. When Germany attacked the Soviet Union in June 1941, he commented that "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...Germany and that way let them kill as many as possible." By 1943, the US began to reinstate Fascist collaborators and sympathizers in Italy, a pattern that...
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Which Side Were You On?: The American Communist Party During the Second ...

Maurice Isserman - Political Science - 1993 - 305 pages
...Administration undoubtedly shared the sentiments expressed by Missouri senator Harry Truman on June 23: "If we see that Germany is winning we ought to help...help Germany and that way let them kill as many as possible."8 Roosevelt felt differently, and at a press conference on June 24 pledged to send "all the...
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