GREAT BRITAIN: Empire or Commonwealth?

Ambitious little ex-Cockney Herbert Morrison, Britain's Socialist Home Secretary, rose to his feet last week to calm an uproar. His Prime Minister started the uproar two months ago with a statement on Britain's colonial policy: "We mean to hold our own. I have not become the King's First Minister in order to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire. . . ." Morrison knew that suspicion and distrust had resulted in the Allied world, and that it was high time another British voice tried to still the criticisms of Churchill imperialism. Said Herbert Morrison:

"I want the British Commonwealth...

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