Further insight into Acheson's role in moving forward Truman's policy
on Jewish displaced persons into real-time actions is gained through Acheson's own clarifying words: "I detected no inclination of Secretary Byrnes to project himself into this issue [the Palestine policy], but rather a tendency to leave supervision of the Department's work on it more and more to me.
Unlike the Monroe Doctrine and its Roosevelt Corollary, which focused on the Western Hemisphere, Truman's policy
was global in scope.
Harry Truman's policy
, the same stoicism prevailed.
38) Truman's policy
of granting the Jewish settlers admission to the country first and then entering into negotiations on statehood failed to openly address Arab concerns.
MacArthur had opposed Truman's policy
of limited war, saying that it amounted to "surrender.
He had criticized Truman's policy
toward Formosa (Nationalist China, now Taiwan) in a well-publicized letter to the Veterans of Foreign Wars in August 1950.
Though averse to anti-Communist demagogy on the home front, she enthusiastically supported the broader parameters of the Democratic administration's global strategy to contain Communism--and would champion Truman's policy