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The Invisible Government

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Author: Dan Smoot (Howard Drummond Smoot)
Published: 1962
Language: English
Wordcount: 65,219 / 238 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 46.9
LoC Category: J
Downloads: 2,625
Added to site: 2006.12.31
mnybks.net#: 15689

This book tells who they are and how they work.

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e in charge, consisted of about 150 college professors, graduate students, lawyers, economists, writers, and others. Among them were men still familiar to Americans in the 1960's: Walter Lippmann (columnist); Norman Thomas (head of the American socialist party); Allen Dulles (former head of C.I.A.); John Foster Dulles (late Secretary of State); Christian A. Herter (former Secretary of State).

These eager young intellectuals around Wilson, under the clear eyes of crafty Colonel House, drew up their charter for world government (League of Nations Covenant) and prepared for the brave new socialist one-world to follow World War I. But things went sour at the Paris Peace Conference. They soured even more when constitutionalists in the United States Senate found out what was being planned and made it quite plain that the Senate would not authorize United States membership in such a world federation.

Bitter with disappointment but not willing to give up, Colonel House called together in Paris, France,

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