Foreign News: To Join?

Professor Veit Valentin, German Democrat, summed up thus the arguments for Germany entering the League of Nations: "The old question of whether Germany should enter the League has now become an acutely material one. The new England more plainly, more emphatically and more energetically calls on us to do so. Shall we heed the call? The answer must naturally be based on sober consideration of German, and only German, interests."

After discussing the pros and cons, he concluded:

"We have in Germany, as everywhere, friends and foes of the League principle. Its principal friends...

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