Until the advent of Hitler in 1933 the Arab Middle East lay stagnant and all but forgotten by the Western world. With the rise of...

Liberalism’s Ebb And Flow The Age of Jackson. by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1945. 577 pp. $5.00. History does not repeat itself, although the...

The Third Way Diagnosis of Our Time. by Karl Mannheim. New York, Oxford University Press, 1944. 195 pp. $3.00. The significance of Dr. Mannheim’s latest book transcends the time...

On August 14, 1941 German occupation troops marched through the streets of a still docile Paris posting huge placards announcing the execution of three young...

There seem to be three kinds of anti-Semites: the snob, the rascal and the neurotic. In the defendants’ dock at the trials in Nuremberg we...

The Balance Sheet The British Empire was dying and throughout the world Britain and its wards were acting out the last few scenes of an inexorable...

Budapest When the Navy Day party was breaking up, Major General Key, chief of our military mission here, invited a few of us along with him...

Shall Germany be Ruralized? Germany is Our Problem. by Henry Morgenthau, jr. New York, Harper & Bros., 1945. 239 pp. $2.00. Shortly after Hitler’s rise to power prominent Nazi...

The greatest trial of all time is taking place in our own day—at Nuremberg. It will certainly overshadow the Dreyfus Affair, the Sacco-Vanzetti case and...

Always the Balkans Trouble Zone. by Leon Dennen. New York, Chicago, Ziff—Davis Publishing Co., 1945. 173 pp. $1.50. Leon Dennen spent nine months in 1944 in the Near East...

Tel-Aviv It took a full week for even the Jerusalem population to realize that wounding fifty-one people by shooting into a crowd and by subsequent sniping...

Jerusalem Ve-day was not celebrated in Palestine with the enthusiasm we all expected it would be a few years ago. As in many other countries, the...