The Advocate of Peace, Volumes 62-63

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American Peace Society, 1900 - Arbitration (International law)

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Page 7 - by the plenipotentiaries of the United States : " Nothing contained in this convention shall be so construed as to require the United States of America to depart from its traditional policy of not intruding upon, interfering with or entangling itself in the political questions or policy or internal administration of any foreign
Page 65 - war of all nations on terms of entire equality, so that there shall be no discrimination against any nation or its citizens or subjects in respect of the conditions or charges of traffic, or otherwise. " 2. The canal shall never be blockaded, nor shall any right of war be exercised, nor act of hostility be committed within it.
Page 92 - 'Tie some poor fellow's skull," said he, " Who fell in the great victory. " I find them in the garden, for There's many here about, And often when I go to plow The ploughshare turns them out; For many thousand men," said he, " Were slain in the great victory." " Now tell us what 'twas all about,
Page 188 - I dipped into the future, far as human eye could see, Saw the Vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be ; "... 'Till the war-drum throbbed no longer, and the battleflags were furled In the Parliament of Man, the federation of the world.
Page 58 - Were half the power that fills the world with terror, Were half the wealth bestowed on camps and courts, Given to redeem the human mind from error, There were no need of arsenals or forts.
Page 32 - Shall the axe boast itself against him that heweth therewith? or shall the saw magnify itself against him that shaketh it? as if the rod should shake itself against them that lift it up, or as if the staff should lift up itself, as if it were no wood.
Page 93 - And everybody praised the Duke Who such a fight did win," " But what good came of it at last ? " Quoth little Peterkin. " Why that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory."
Page 84 - another, teachest thou not thyself '( Thou that preachest a man should not steal, dost thou steal ? Thou that sayest a man should not commit adultery, dost thou commit adultery ? Thou that abhorrest idols, dost thou commit sacrilege ? Thou
Page 92 - No more shall nation against nation rise Nor ardent warriors meet with hateful eyes, Nor fields with gleaming steel be covered o'er, The brazen trumpets kindle rage no more. But useless lances into scythes shall bend, And the broad falchion in a ploughshare end.
Page 180 - The Arsenal at Springfield ": "Down the dark future through long generations, The echoing sounds grow fainter and then cease, And like a bell, with solemn, sweet vibrations, I hear once more the voice of Christ say Peace: — Peace, and no longer

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