Letters, Aug. 14, 1950

One Way to Lose Face


General Jonathan Wainwright's statement to the effect that, were he in command in Korea, he would authorize atrocities by Americans similar to those committed by the Reds [TIME, July 24] should make peace-minded Americans thankful he is retired . . .

The one sure way for us to lose face before the free world is for us to sink to the level of the enemies of freedom . . .


Columbus, Ohio

U.S. v. Chiang Kai-shek


My observations while on Formosa in May coincide with those of John...

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