POLAND: Mistakes

An article in the New Statesman, London weekly, by a British observer, claims that there will be another partition of Poland within 20 years, "unless the Poles remedy their mistakes."

These mistakes are given as: the maintenance of the second-best Army in Europe on a bankrupt financial system, overexpansion to such an extent that only 15 out of her 27 million inhabitants are Poles, overcentralization of Government, harsh treatment of racial minorities—especially the Jews.


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