What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
accordance activities Affairs agreement agricultural Aires American republics American Union amount Argentina Board Bolivia Brazil Brazilian Buenos capital Central Chile coffee Colombia Committee completed Conference Congress continued cooperation Costa cotton course created Cuba cultural Department Director Division economic effect established exports field figures foreign give given held Highway important improve increased Indian industrial Institute Inter-American interest International Italy labor land Latin American living markets materials meet ment Mexico Minister official organization Pan American Pan American Union Panama Paraguay Paulo percent period Peru plants possible prepared present President problems production Ra Ra region relations represented respect schools social South Spanish Street supply tion tons trade United University Uruguay various Venezuela Washington
Page 85 - The third is freedom from want, which, translated into world terms, means economic understandings which will secure to every nation a healthy peacetime life for its inhabitants everywhere in the world. 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 be in a position to commit an act of physical aggression against any neighbor— anywhere in the world.
Page 256 - Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the United States, Uruguay, and Venezuela. The OAS is an outgrowth of the International Union of American Republics, created in 1890 during the First International Conference of American States...
Page 85 - The first phase of the invasion of this hemisphere would not be the landing of regular troops. The necessary strategic points would be occupied by secret agents and their dupes — and great numbers of them are already here and in Latin America. As long as the aggressor nations maintain the offensive they, not we, will choose the time and the place and the method of their attack.
Page 494 - Its affairs are administered by a Director General and an Assistant Director, elected by and responsible to a Governing Board composed of the Secretary of State of the United States and representatives in Washington of the other American governments.
Page 113 - States under the Inter-American Conference for the Maintenance of Peace held at Buenos Aires in 1936 and...
Page 86 - Freedom means the supremacy of human rights everywhere. Our support goes to those who struggle to gain those rights or keep them. Our strength is our unity of purpose. To that high concept there can be no end save victory.
Page 54 - French shall be deposited with the Pan American Union and opened for signature by the American Governments on October 12, 1940.
Page 208 - Habana with regard to the destiny of colonies of non-American countries located in this hemisphere as well as with respect to the provisional administration of such colonies. 2.
Page 86 - ... new order of tyranny which the dictators seek to create with the crash of a bomb.
Page 85 - In the future days, which we seek to make secure, we look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms. The first is freedom of speech and expression everywhere in the world. The second is freedom of every person to worship God in his own way everywhere in the world.