Foreign News: Lordly Style

The House of Lords, that citadel of leisurely, mannered and soporific debate, has lately echoed to talk of unexpected bluntness and considerable significance. It comes from Britain's new Foreign Secretary, Lord Home (pronounced Hume), the first secretary in 22 years to sit with Lords. Last week Home proclaimed that Britain would no longer vote with the U.S., as it has for the past ten years, to keep Communist China out of the U.N. In doing so, he left no doubt of his feelings for Red China itself.

"One must admit," said Home, "that a nation which has lately smothered Tibet, is infringing...

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