In The Fourth Year - Anticipations of a World Peace (1918)

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Author: H.G. Wells
Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 37,201 / 113 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 55.2
LoC Category: U
Downloads: 1,486
mnybks.net#: 7777
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: War, Non-fiction
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elves. To this day, for instance, the federal courts and the federal officials have no power to interfere to protect the lives or property of aliens in any part of the union outside the district of Columbia. The state governments still see to that. The federal government has the legal right perhaps to intervene, but it is still chary of such intervention. And these states of the American Union were at the outset so independent-spirited that they would not even adopt a common name. To this day they have no common name. We have to call them Americans, which is a ridiculous name when we consider that Canada, Mexico, Peru, Brazil are all of them also in America. Or else we have to call them Virginians, Californians, New Englanders, and so forth. Their legal and nominal separateness weighs nothing against the real fusion that their great league has now made possible.

Now, that clearly is a precedent of the utmost value in our schemes for this council of the League of Nations. We must begin by delegating, as the

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