Donald R. McClarey

August 12, 1919: Henry Cabot Lodge Opposes US Participation in League of Nations

  One of the chief opponents of the Versailles Treaty was Senator Henry Cabot Lodge (R. Mass.).  He found most objectionable US participation in the League of Nations.  Here is a speech he gave in the Senate on August 12,

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint Helena

And then Helena said something which seem to have no relevance. ‘Where is the cross, anyway?’ ‘What cross, my dear?’ [said Pope Sylvester.] ‘The only one. The real one.’ ‘I don’t know. I don’t think anyone knows. I don’t think

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