| 
  • If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • You already know Dokkio is an AI-powered assistant to organize & manage your digital files & messages. Very soon, Dokkio will support Outlook as well as One Drive. Check it out today!

View
 

Eisenhower’s "Farewell Address" (1961)

Page history last edited by Mr. Hengsterman 12 years, 3 months ago

 

 

 

 

Eisenhower’s "Farewell Address" (1961) : warned Americans of the dangerous

growth of the military-industrial-complex. (Vast, interwoven military establishment and arms industry).  Power was enormous (largely in National Security Council) and had potential to effect democracy itself.

 

"In the councils of government we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence...by the military-industrial-complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist. We must never let the weight of this combination endanger our liberties or democratic processes.”

 

 

 

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.