In 1912 Republican Robert M. La Follette, Sr. was the senior U.S. Senator from Wisconsin. He was an agrarian populist progressive. In his quest for the Presidency he enjoyed extensive regional support. 269 more words
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Conscious that the final resolution to the war would be critical to the Zionist claims on Palestine, their British and American leaders became increasingly involved in a secretive network aimed at influencing government policy. 2,680 more words
Chaim Weizmann had a valuable friend, the journalist and editor, C.P. Scott. Later the proprietor of the Manchester Guardian, Scott was an Oxford-educated man of staunch Liberal leanings. 1,555 more words
"If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy."
“If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.”
— Louis Brandeis, Supreme Court Justice, statesman, political figure, Dissenting, Olmstead v.6 more words