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J. William Fulbright Papers 2nd Accession Speech Index - M

  • MIAs (soldiers missing in action), announcement of hearing on, 1.22.74 (S110); 1.24.74 (S418)
  • Macao, Portuguese war claims, 12.13.50 (16515)
  • MacArthur, Douglas, commended, 7.7.50
    • China policy of, questioned, 4.26.51 (4407)
    • dismissal of, 4.26.51 (4400-9)
    • compared to Napoleon, 5.15.51
    • removal necessary, 5.15.51
    • manner of removal deplored, 5.15.51
    • reappraisal of views on Korean War, 7.20.54
    • criticized, 3.22.66
    • quoted, 6.4.66
  • MacLeish, Archibald, quoted, 3.22.66; 8.8.67
  • Madison, James, quoted, 7.30.40
    • 1.22.63 (790)
  • Mahon, George, 10.24.60
  • Maine, poll tax requirements, 3.22.62 (4829)
  • Majoritarianism, not part of US system, 1.4.57 (208)
    • and civil rights, 4.8.60 (7732)
    • abuses of, 1.12.59 (431); 4.25.61
    • danger in cloture, 9.18.61 (20011-3)
    • alien to US system, 1.22.63 (792)
  • Majority, danger of, 3.5.49 (1913)
  • Manganese, further research in Batesville area, 8.23.49
  • Mann, Thomas, nomination endorsed, 12.16.63 (24698-9)
  • Manners, value of, 5.27.56
  • Mansfield Amendment, reducing troops in Western Europe, amending Foreign Assistance Act, 5.18.71
    • to end war, 10.26.71 (S16805)
  • Mansfield, Senator Mike, tribute, 5.27.56 (3374); 9.21.66 (SF); 10.22.66 (SF); 12.15.67 (SF)
  • Mar-A-Lago historical site, 10.12.72 (S17792)
  • Mao Tse-Tung, quoted, 6.29.61 (11703)
    • see also: China.
  • Marcus Aurelius, tribute to, 3.5.49 (1921)
  • Marcy, Carl, confidence in expressed, 5.6.70 (S6821)
  • Marder, Murray, 9.15.65 (SF)
  • Margarine, tax on, unjustifiable, 12.11.44
    • tax, and buggy wheels, 12.18.47 (11591)
    • discriminatory tax on, 12.18.47 (11590-3)
    • production of, 3.18.48 (3057)
    • purple, 3.18.48 (3052)
    • tax, congressional action delayed, 5.2.48; 5.4.48 (5230-39)
    • record of committee referrals since 1915, 5.4.48 (5238); 5.5.48 (5285-6)
    • debate of 1886, 5.5.48 (5284)
    • general critique of, 5.17.48
    • economic relation to dairy industry, 5.19.48 (3043-49)
    • tax, 5.19.48 (3043-49)
    • law against use by Army, 6.17.48 (8617-8)
    • action of Appropriations Committee satirized, 6.19.48 (9034)
    • and soybean production, 8.7.48 (10150)
    • tax, 8.7.48 (10150)
    • prohibition on coloring of, 10.28.48
    • tax, repeal bill, 1.5.49 (47-8)
    • possibilities of fraud on sale of, 1.5.49 (47)
    • tax, legislation to repeal, 1.5.49 (47)
    • passage of House bill repealing, 4.5.49
    • committee statement favoring repeal, 4.8.49
    • propaganda against, 5.16.49
    • action deferred on repeal, 6.3.49
    • use for Armed Forces, 8.29.49 (12401)
    • bill to repeal tax on, not a Southern measure, 8.29.49 (12401)
    • tax, need for repeal, 12.29.49
    • history of legislation against, 1.4.50 (46-8)
    • nutritive value, 1.4.50 (50)
    • tax, reasons for repeal, 1.4.50 (46-56)
    • and states rights, 1.5.50 (75-6)
    • tax, debate with Senator Gillette, 1.5.50 (74-7)
    • Northern exploitation, 1.6.50 (121)
    • debate with Senator Wiley, 1.10.50
    • not made of gasoline, lubricating oil, or dynamite, 1.10.50 (281)
    • tax, repeal of, 1.13.50 (396-406)
    • Ohio referendum, 1.13.50 (384)
    • tax, public opposition to, 1.17.50 (446-8)
    • triangular packaging, 3.8.50 (3027)
    • growth of industry since repeal of tax, 6.24.55
    • increasing consumption, 6.16.58 (11245-6)
  • Margarine, legislation, effect on dairy industry, 6.16.58 (11245-6)
    • survey of situation after eight years, 6.18.58
    • use by Navy, 7.15.59 (10728); 5.25.60 (11033); 5.26.60 (11169-70)
    • tax, 10th Anniversary of repeal, 7.2.60 (15602)
    • use by Navy, 3.14.61 (3851)
  • Marinoni, Rosa, tribute to as Arkansas Poet Laureate, 4.8.70 (S5366)
  • Maritime Unions, interference in foreign policy, 4.25.60 (8625)
    • refusal to unload Egyptian ship, 4.29.60 (8976)
  • Market News Service, 4.26.49
  • Marshall, General George C., attacks by Senator McCarthy on, 7.31.54 (12916)
  • Marshall Plan, 3.3.48 (2030-41); 10.29.63 (20507)
    • justifiable as investment in security, 7.1.47
    • endorsed, 9.23.47
    • barrier to Russia, 10.21.47
    • reasons for US support of, 10.21.47
    • crucial significance of, 10.23.47
    • endorsed, 11.5.47
    • motives for, 11.14.47
    • and federation of Europe, 1.21.48 (385)
    • amendment requiring political unity, 3.8.48 (2286)
    • and political unification of Europe, 3.9.48 (2381)
    • undermines need for European unity, 3.30.49
    • and European economy, 7.15.49 (9587)
    • weakness of, 8.25.49 (12237)
    • and tourism, 4.24.50
    • extension of, 4.26.50 (5775-7)
    • extension of military aspects, 8.30.51 (10848)
    • evidences in Frankfurt, 10.25.63
    • limited objectives of, contrasted to US Asian Policy, 7.22.66 (SF)
  • Martin, Joseph, 8.17.65
  • Martson, Dr. Robert Q., Randall article on, 5.16.73 (S9237)
  • Marxism, theory of internal capitalist decay, 3.6.52
    • economic philosophy, 6.16.57
    • see also: Communism, Ideology.
  • Massive retaliation, 11.15.54 (16032-3)
    • has weakened US, 7.20.54
  • Mass production and communications, 5.27.56
  • Materialism, and Art, 2.25.49 (1556)
    • greater threat than military force, 3.27.51 (2905)
    • and American Life, 6.3.58
  • Material welfare, American, 2.3.47; 5.1.63; 12.13.67 (SF)
    • importance of, 10.16.64
    • no conflict with spiritual values, 10.16.64
    • US the Sick Society, 8.8.67
  • Mathias, Charles, colloquy with regarding ABM, 3.7.69 (S2459)
  • Maybank, Senator Burnet R., eulogy, 3.2.55 (2300)
  • McCabe, Thomas, confirmation opposed, 4.22.48 (4319-20)
  • McCarran Act, 9.12.50 (14620)
  • McCarran, Senator Patrick, 7.30.40
  • McCarthy, Senator Eugene, presidential candidacy, 11.30.67
    • qualified for president, 11.30.67
    • praise of, 12.21.70 (S20863)
  • McCarthy, Senator Joseph, criticized, 2.2.54 (1105)
    • behavior of, 8.30.51
    • possible unethical conduct, 8.30.51
    • and communism, 4.21.53 (3483)
    • effect on basic institutions, 4.29.54
    • abuse of FBI material, 3.1.54
    • Fascist leanings of, 6.14.54
    • bad effects on foreign policy, 7.4.54
    • censure, 7.31.54 (12903-4, 12915-7)
    • precedents, 7.31.54 (12903-17)
    • abuses by, 7.31.54 (12915-7)
    • behavior of, 8.2.54 (12983-6); 11.30.54 (16200-3)
    • criticized, 9.24.54
    • illness of, 11.18.54 (16138-9)
    • abuses of, 11.21.54
    • opposition to delay in censure vote, 11.21.54
    • letters to JWF regarding, 11.30.54 (16195-200)
    • attacks by Protestant ministry on, 11.30.54 (16200-3)
    • abuse of franking privilege, 11.30.54 (16199-201)
    • catalog of abuses by, 1.19.55
    • views leading to Police State, 2.24.53
    • effects of in U.S. foreign relations, 5.1.69 (S4604)
  • McCarthyism, 1.25.74
    • effects of in U.S. foreign relations, 5.1.69 (SF) S4604
  • McCarthy Committee, 2.20.53 (1321-3)
    • Investigation of V.O.A., 2.2.54 (1098)
  • McCarthy Era, 2.8.58; 8.21.58 (18903-8); 4.21.61; 3.9.63
    • irrationality of, 3.7.66 (SF)
    • concern for Senate, 3.13.66
    • and morale of State Department, 3.13.66
  • McCarthy Resolution, Satellite Nations, 6.22.55 (8953)
  • McClellan, Senator John, aid to flood control, 9.3.47
    • tribute, 4.1.66 (SF)
    • cosponsor of resolution commending job on government operations, 8.15.72 (S13592)
    • tribute to, 10.18.72 (S18665)
  • McClintock, Henry, quoted, 5.20.64 (SF)
  • McCone, John, unable to support nomination of, 1.31.62 (1326)
  • McDonald, Harry A., confirmation, 2.25.52 (1315-1322)
  • McElroy, Neil, 3.5.59 (3318)
  • McGee (McGhee?), Gail, colloquy with on isolationism, 6.19.69 (S6831)
  • McGovern-Hatfield Amendment against Indochina War, 5.1.71
  • McGrory, Mary, "A United Front for Executive Secrecy," 8.3.71 (S12979)
  • McKee, William F., appointment, 6.17.65 (SF)
  • McMahon, Brien, Senator, eulogy, 2.18.53 (1137)
  • McNamara, Robert, directive on Civil Rights, 9.11.63 (16813)
    • report to World Bank, 11.2.74
  • Mead, Margaret, views concerning youth noted, 4.19.69
    • foreign policy and psychiatry, 6.5.69
    • views re: Vietnam War praised, 1.26.70 (S554)
  • Media, indexed separately under "News Media" and "Newspapers," as well as here
    • and Cambodian invasion discussed, 6.29.70 (S10150)
    • child's article on small publicatinos, 4.10.73 (S6980)
  • Medical care, socialized, no longer an issue, 10.25.52
    • voluntary insurance best, 10.24.49
    • federal, 8.15.60 (16432); 8.22.60 (17001-2)
  • Medical personnel, Arkansas' lack of, 2.21.74 (S1990)
  • Medical profession, criticism of, 8.16.49 (11545-6)
  • Medical schools, 8.16.49 (11546)
  • Medicare, opposition to cutbacks, 3.1.73 (S3707)
  • Medvedev, Zhores, quoted on Jewish emigration, 7.31.74
  • Meir, Golda, quoted, 8.22.74
  • Melton, Gar, as optometrist of year, 2.16.72 (S1823)
  • Memorandum, on Right wing military activities, 8.2.61 (14433)
    • in retrospect, 8.21.61
  • Menninger, Karl, foreign policy and psychiatry, 6.5.69
  • Menshikov, Stanislav, interview, 2.26.59 (3006-8)
  • Mercouri, Melina, 8.28.67 (SF)
  • Metaphysics, practice is God's work, 3.12.65
  • Metzger, Ray, Jr., transportation and agricultural commodities, 3.4.74 (S2665)
  • Mexican migrant workers, 8.15.63 (15203)
  • Mexican war, 4.21.66
  • Mexico, water treaty with, 3.26.56 (2334, 2336, 2344-5, 2656, 2816, 2818-9, 2825, 2828, 3101)
    • U.S. investments in, 8.11.59 (15437)
    • social revolution, 4.27.66
    • U.S. relations with, 6.5.69 (S5946)
  • Meyer, Eugene, eulogy, 7.28.59 (14423)
  • Micronesia, status of, S.J. Res. 99, 10.13.70 (S17858)
  • Microstates, views concerning the U.N. and, 9.12.69 (S10509)
  • Middle Ages, 2.13.56
    • compared to Russia, 6.2.47
    • analogy to federate Europe, 12.8.47
    • influence of Arabic lands, 6.27.61(11400)
  • Middle East, American policy in, 2.19.45 (1222); 4.18.56 (6501-2)
    • Russian influence in, 7.27.56 (3375)
    • US policy, criticized, 11.12.56
    • inquiry into US policies suggested, 12.14.56; 12.30.56
    • critique of US policies, 1.24.57
    • proposed policies, 1.27.57; 2.10.57
    • Eisenhower Doctrine, 2.11.57 (1855-71)
    • US policy, 3.25.57
    • objectives, 4.30.57
    • US policies, 6.16.57
    • review of US policy, 8.14.57 (14702-9)
    • subversion, 8.27.57 (16016)
    • US policies, 7.14.58 (13568-70)
    • no long range policy, 7.16.58 (13908)
    • and US trade policies, 7.17.58 (14078-80)
    • US policies, 8.6.58 (16317)
    • West not dependent on oil of, 8.14.58 (17515-7)
    • US policies, 12.17.58; 6.7.59
    • policy guidelines, 8.31.59 (17355-9)
    • emotional tensions, 6.15.60 (12619)
    • review of US relations, 6.15.60 (12619-20)
    • policy guidelines, 6.15.60 (12618-21)
    • UN activity, 4.5.62 (6093-4)
    • foreign aid regulations, 11.7.63 (21366)
    • peace talks in Yemen, 8.23.65 (SF)
    • UN should intervene in Aqaba, crisis, 5.23.67; 5.24.67
    • alleged US commitments in, 7.31.67 (SF)
    • repercussions of Vietnam War, 12.8.67 (SF)
    • attack on USS Liberty, 2.25.68
    • US policy toward praised, 12.12.69 (S16562)
    • role of the UN in, 5.1.69
    • Old Myths and New Realities II, Israel war, Arab-Israeli Peace Settlement, 8.24.70 (S14035)
    • Israel's reliance on US, 4.4.71
    • aid to Israel, and energy crisis, "Face the Nation," 4.15.73
    • Israeli attacks on Lebanon, 8.22.74 (S15628)
    • foreign aid and oil, 9.30.74 (S17728)
    • danger of renewed warfare, October War, 11.2.74
  • Migrant workers, 8.15.63 (15203)
  • Militarism, the Military Man in America, the American Society, the Draft and the Military, the American Military Experience and American Democracy, its future, 4.18.69
    • its influence in American Society, 4.27.69
    • the effects of militarism on American life, 5.19.69
    • US financing military in SVN, 2.11.71 (S1346)
    • effect on private industry, 8.26.71 (S13405)
    • Church Amendment to Foreign Assistance Act to reduce military authorization, 10.29.71 (S17198)
  • Military, and civilian control, 8.21.61
    • and political questions, 8.21.61
    • dimensions of security and the military, 5.19.69
    • its general philosophy criticized, 6.4.69
    • who controls military spending, 9.9.69 (S10311)
    • JWF response to Hank's article condemning civilian control of, 6.24.70 (S 9643)
    • and economic assistance, introduction of bills for, line item authorization for allocation of funds, 11.25.70 (S18975)
    • Constitutional relations between military and legislative branch, 6.24.70 (S9496)
  • Military aid, 8.30.51 (10848)
    • to Pakistan, disapproved, 3.2.54 (2481-3)
    • to Latin America, 3.21.60 (6064)
    • boosted by Berlin crisis, 8.6.61
    • Western Europe, restrictions, 8.16.61 (16007)
    • in military budget, 12.16.63 (24702)
    • to Latin America, 6.8.65 (SF)
    • loan of naval vessels, 7.22.65 (SF)
    • ill effects of, 7.15.66 (SF)
    • aggravates, arms race, 7.26.66 (SF)
    • Administration tool to dominate world, 10.5.66 (SF)
    • in Europe, 10.13.66 (SF); 7.25.67; 1.4.71; 8.18.71
    • military appropriation, debate on, comment on Mendel Rivers, 3.6.69 (S13884); 9.30.74 (S17762)
  • Military expenditures, reappraised, 4.5.64; 4.10.68
  • Military Industrial Complex, 12.13.67
    • views concerning, 4.19.69
  • Military personnel, political activities, 8.2.61 (14433); 8.21.61
    • interference in civil rights, 9.11.63 (16813)
  • Military procurement, see also ABM
    • FY 1970 debates including JWF floor statements, 7.6.69 (S7731); 7.10.69 (S8182); 7.25.69 (S7711)
    • JWF with Stennis and Proxmire colloquy, 7.27.70 (S12165)
    • colloquy, authorization bill with Symington, Fulbright--Spanish bases agreement, 7.28.70 (S12259)
    • amendments to authorization of appropriations, JWF, 7.31.70 (S12508)
    • debate on "Fly before you buy," 8.17.70 (S13529)
    • debate on Amendment 813 to fair and equal treatment of military men, 8.20.70 (S13815)
    • debate in amendment, 8.21.70 (S13922)
    • usefulness of B-1 bomber and ABM system, 9.22.70 (S14785)
    • JWF motion to reconsider vote on Rhodesian chrome imports, 9.24.71 (S15041)
    • JWF debate with Senator Byrd on Rhodesian Chrome amendment, 9.27.71 (S15115)
    • debate on jurisdiction over Rhodesian Chrome conflict, 9.27.71 (S15116)
    • funding for F-14 fighter plane, 9.29.71 (S15339)
    • Mansfield amendment to withdraw troops from Vietnam, 9.31.71 (S15574)
    • letters and telegrams to JWF supporting Rhodesian Chrome position, 9.30.71 (S15583)
    • debate on controle of secret war in Laos, 10.4.71 (S15757)
    • Symington amendment to limit funds for Laos, 10.4.71 (S15772)
    • F-14 project, 8.2.72 (S12500)
    • 1970 debates including JWF floor statements at 7.9.69, 7.10.69, 7.25.69
  • Military Sales Act, Amendment to Foreign Military Sales Act, conference report, proposed military assistance for 1971, Gulf of Tonkin, 1.2.71 (S21849)
  • Military Services, 2.8.58
  • Military Spending, 8.4.72 (S12779)
    • contract price of F-14, 12.20.72
  • Military surveillance, Christopher Pyle, CONUS revisited, 7.6.70 (S10558)
    • of civilian and political activities by, 7.13.70 (S11143)
    • of civilian and political activities by, 7.13.70 (S11143)
    • "First Tuesday" report of Dec. 1 (NBC)
    • surveillance of "Poor People's Campaign," 12.10.70 (S19937)
  • Milk, marketing bill, 9.13.65 (SF)
  • Mill, John Stuart, quoted, 6.4.66
  • Miller, William, compared to McCarthy, 9.8.64 (SF)
  • Millikin, Senator Eugene, 5.4.48 (5231)
    • tribute, 7.25.56 (14364)
  • Mills, Wilbur, tribute to, 8.26.71
  • Millwood Dam, dedication, 6.16.62
  • Milton, John, quoted, 10.28.44
  • Minerals production, 7.29.55 (11993)
  • Ming-Min Peng, visa for, leader of Formosan Independence, "U.S. Admits Foe of Chang Regime," by Robert Smith, 10.5.70 (S17098)
  • Minimum wage legislation, 4.21.49
    • effect on small business, 8.31.49 (12569-71)
    • disadvantages of nation-wide level, 5.12.52
    • state responsibility, 8.17.60 (16583-4)
    • and separation of powers, 8.16.60 (16519)
    • problem for small Southern towns, 8.17.60 (16587)
    • and small retail stores, 8.18.60 (16702)
    • in forestry, 8.26.66 (SF)
    • see also: Interstate Commerce
  • Minnesota, rejection of FEPC by, 3.4.49 (1865)
  • Minority groups, undue electoral power of, 2.23.49
    • insatiable demands, 4.27.62 (7281)
  • Missiles, see: Nuclear Weapons.
  • Missile gap, 3.5.60 (4554-7)
  • Missile bases, in Cuba, no particular danger to US, 6.29.61 (11705); 7.23.61
  • Missile sites, Arkansas, damage to highways, 6.15.61 (10562)
  • Missionaries, in China, 3.7.66 (SF)
  • Mississippi Valley embayment area, 7.21.55 (11118); 6.24.57 (10089); 5.15.59
  • Missouri Pacific Railroad, 6.9.54 (7904)
    • strike, 2.8.68
  • Mitchell, Clarence, untrue statements, 2.14.63 (2316)
  • Mitchell, Martha, referred to, 4.20.70 (S5961)
  • Moderation, praise of, 5.25.43
  • Monetary policy , 7.15.57 (11664-75)
  • Monnet, Jean, quoted, 11.21.62
    • praised, 5.7.52 (4873)
  • Monopoly, need to resist trend toward, 3.19.48 (3166)
    • encouraged by minimum wage laws, 8.31.49 (12569)
    • danger of, 6.2.50 (7959)
  • Monroe Doctrine, source of US dependence on British fleet, 7.30.40
    • source of Good Neighbor Policy, 7.15.43; 7.22.66 (SF)
  • Monte Carlo, fleecing of tourists, 2.24.65 (SF)
  • Moon exploration, see NASA.
  • Moore, Robert, tribute to on death, 3.22.73 (S5477)
  • Moose, James, nomination endorsed, 3.26.58 (5363)
  • Moral absolutism, criticized, 12.5.63
  • Moral issues, bad effect on foreign policy, 12.8.64
  • Moralism, dangerous attitude in foreign policy, 9.9.59 (18773); 2.20.65
    • encourages war, 3.12.65
    • danger to foreign policy, 3.22.66
  • Morality, decline in US, 3.7.52
    • and farm subsidies, 2.18.53 (1185)
    • and the Cold War, 2.26.59 (3032)
    • just and unjust war, 4.21.66
    • leadership of decent example, 8.8.67
  • Moral principles, and foreign policy myths, 3.25.64 (SF)
  • Morgan, Harry, help for foreign students, 4.14.60 (8034)
  • Morgenthau, Hans, quoted, 5.5.61; 5.11.65
  • Morgenthau Plan, for German pastoralization, 3.30.49 (3464)
  • Morrill, Act of 1862, 6.28.40; 3.27.52 (2995-7)
  • Morris, Patrick F., 9.29.65 (SF)
  • Morrison, Jane Ann, article on Wetern Arkansas Planning and Development District, 1.23.74 (S339)
  • Morse, Senator Wayne, actions during hearings, on Herter Nomination, 5.15.59 (8237)
    • foresight on Vietnam, 8.22.67 (SF)
    • eulogy, 7.30.74
  • Mortgages, federal controls, 8.18.50 (12842); 8.21.50 (12883)
    • amendment concerning federal regulation, 10.20.51 (13668-70)
  • Morton, Senator Thruston, attacks on Democrats, 9.23.60
  • Moscow Conference, 12.10.43; 12.15.43
  • Mosely, Philip, quoted, 9.1.61 (17914)
  • Motorola Case, and FEPC, 4.29.64 (SF)
  • Mullen, Phil, article in record, 2.21.74 (S1990)
  • Mullins, David, letter from concerning higher education bill, 8.6.71 (S13570)
  • Multilateral nuclear force, 5.4.65
    • German participation, 11.30.63
    • delay implementation, 11.19.64
    • barrier to nuclear proliferation, 12.12.64
  • Mundt, Senator Karl, interview with Dr. Farber about Mundt's career, 8.1.72
  • Munoz-Marin, Luis, tribute, 5.11.59 (7847); 1.1.65 (SF)
  • Murray, Senator James, tribute, 4.28.59 (8864)
  • Murrow, Edward, tribute, 1.22.64 (SF)
  • Muscat and Oman, treaty, 4.28.59 (6914)
  • Music, 2.10.61
    • growth in US, 5.9.62 (8095)
  • Mutual deterrence, 6.20.58 (11845)
  • My Lai, noted, 12.10.69
  • Myrdal, Gunnar, quoted, 7.15.49 (9587); 1.26.67; 2.6.67; 12.13.67
    • views on preferential hiring by race, 4.29.64 (SF)
  • Myth, of nationalism, 8.13.62
    • of the organic state, 10.13.62; 5.11.65
    • of communism's monolithic nature, 3.25.64 (SF)
    • in US postwar German policy, 9.27.66 (SF)