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Military government weekly information bulletin
Number 118 (November 1947)

Explaining our side,   pp. [3]-4 PDF (1.7 MB)


Page [3]


We are going to make every effort to explain why we
believe in our system, what It has done for our country,
and why we don't believe in other systems. We are
particularly going to point out the Importance we attach
to the rights and dignity of the Individual.
We are going to continue, as we have always done,
emphasizing the advantages of a democracy as we know It,
and Particulary the effect of such democracy in protecting
the rights and dignity of the individual. We are going to
explain why we think other types and forms of political
philosophies don't do that.
TIHESE STATEMENTS were made by Gen. Lucius D. Clay,
US Military Governor, at his press conference in Ber-
lin on 28 October in commenting on an unsatisfactory


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