Acheson


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United States statesman who promoted the Marshall Plan and helped establish NATO (1893-1971)

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* Dean Acheson and the Creation of an American World Order
Narrator E: On November 25, just as Truman and Acheson have feared, some 300,000 Chinese troops join North Korean troops.
On Asian matters, however, except for Japan's reconstruction as a US ally, Acheson's judgment was faulty more often than not.
Dean Acheson and Leslie Groves, in their autobiographies, make little or no mention of how or why the appointment originated, and Robert Donovan in his definitive biography of Harry Truman noted that the choice of the legendary Baruch was made to influence public opinion and gain support from senior Republican Senators.
"It was a bit of a dream, that last furlong," said Acheson, a long, greying ponytail escaping from his topper, "but basically he hammered them, in my view.
"The new plan, once it's cleared, will have more specifics to build better prevention, stronger intervention, and faster response components," Acheson said, adding, "We need a new approach to food safety and food defense across the board."
But Secretary of State Dean Acheson fired him in 1950, after months of intense arguments, and replaced him with Paul Nitze.
The lubricant, manufactured by Acheson Colloids Co., contains polytetrafluoroethylene.
In the Truman Administration he wrote a long, carefully thought-out memorandum regarding his concerns about hasty recognition of Israel to Secretary of State Dean Acheson, saying that such a policy would alienate many Arab nations with which we had good relations.
ANI Printing Inks and Acheson Colloids Company have announced a three-year partnership in which ANI will serve as the exclusive distributor of Acheson's polymer thick film conductive inks for RFID (radio frequency identification devices) applications.
Linda Nochlin is Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Modern Art at New York University's Institute of Fine Arts.
Acheson and Empire: The British Accent in American Foreign Policy, by John T.
A technical presentation on "Dry Bulk Handling Systems" was given by Thomas Acheson, of Dynamic Air Conveying Systems.
The U2 drummer was furious over the plans to build the 69-home complex with parking for 125 cars and his partner Ann Acheson made a formal objection against the plans.
So Newt Gingrich has attacked Colin Powell's State Department for disloyalty, much as Joe McCarthy and Richard Nixon once attacked Dean Acheson's.