UNITED NATIONS: Zionism Vote: Rage & Discord

"The United States," said Ambassador Daniel P. Moynihan with controlled fury, "rises to declare before the General Assembly of the United Nations and before the world that it does not acknowledge, it will not abide by, it will never acquiesce in this infamous act." The target of Moynihan's scorn —and a chorus of bitter outrage throughout the Western world last week —was a General Assembly resolution declaring that "Zionism is a form of racism and racial discrimination."

Adamant Rejection. In the month since the U.N.'s ill-named Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee approved a draft linking Zionism and racism (TIME, Oct. 27),...

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