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Artist or CreatorLeslie Gibbard
Title or CaptionThe Great Debate
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date27 Oct 1971
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptShould China accept entry into the UN?
Anti: We'll be told what to do by a pack of New York bureaucrats. The contributions are too high. The Russsians are members. Pro: A new glorious voice in world affairs, etc. Great benefits to our industry, economy and agriculture. We can veto what we don't like.
Decisions to be made by Chairman Mao
Person DepictedMao; Zedong (1893-1976)
NotesNews: 28 Oct: President Nixon's considered response to the United Nations vote on China expressed shock over what the White House termed "the shocking demonstration and undisguised glee that was shown by some of the delegates" after the American motion to retain Taiwan was defeated. ... [The Times]
SubjectsChina
Membership
communism
debates
East-West relations
UN
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