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S. government was to make a reality of its model for world security. N. meeting. N. Charter. His first boss—until he took left in 1943—was also an estimable planner for the United Nations, Undersecretary of State Sumner Welles. Finally, the most extraordinary visionary of them all was President Franklin Roosevelt—followed by his equally heroic vice president, Harry Truman, who helped realize Roosevelt’s dream. S. delegation to San Francisco. These individuals, balancing peace with cold-eyed realism, especially with regard to the veto, erected a formidable structure.
There were also many nongovernmental organizations. In unprecedented fashion, civic groups around the nation—in business, in labor, in academia, in social clubs, and among professionals—organized themselves to enlist in the fight for the United Nations. Disparate associations and networks lobbied Congress in the early 1940s for the passage of a global institution and carried forth the mission of “one world” around the public arena. N. S. citizens after the conference, and helped wage the successful struggle for ratification.
He quickly recovered, nodded, smiled, and left the chamber. As Truman’s speech ended, Moscow Radio reported that the Soviet government was now insisting that the admission of the Polish Provisional regime to the conference was a condition for the Soviet Union’s attendance. The Polish government in exile in London, in its turn, raised the question whether democratic Poles who had gone to Warsaw a month earlier were now missing. N. 13 Truman still faced enormous challenges as an untried leader, cut off from major geopolitical policy decisions by President Roosevelt and barely acquainted with FDR’s foreign policy team.