By Kevin O'Keefe
This examine is an try and chronicle and examine the attitudes of the hot York press in reference to the occasions of the interval from 1914 to 1917 on the subject of American neutrality. it really is dependent totally on an afternoon to-day research of 16 day-by-day newspapers in manhattan urban in the time of American non-participation within the First global warfare. The learn concerned not just editorial opinion but in addition information goods, characteristic articles, letters to the editor, ebook experiences and specific statement. The records of the most important ny newspapers of the interval evidently constituted the fundamental resources. as well as this, use was once made up of the memoirs, diaries and personal papers of editors, publishers and different public figures; the Congressional list, 1914-1917; Congressional hearings and experiences, 1915, 1919, 1936 and 1937; convinced British and German fabrics; books, articles and different secondary resources. the writer additionally drew upon the reminiscences of latest Yorkers lively in journalism through the period.
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51 A third observation during these early days was the idea that the German leadership was censurable, but not the people of Germany. In this regard, severe judgments on Kaiser Wilhelm personally were given. " 52 This distinction, which President Woodrow Wilson was later to make between the people of Germany and the iniquitous German rulers, became increasingly prominent in the pages of the press. Opposition to autocracy, in general - the fourth perception worthy of note - followed somewhat naturally from this specific resentment of the Imperial German ruler.
46 THE PRESS AND THE PERILS OF NEUTRALITY deplorable. " 31 In spite of this sentiment, most New York newspapers, after the failure to secure belligerent recognition of the Declaration of London, decided that the United States had no choice but to fall back on the traditional principles of international law. They pointed out that neutral rights did not originate in 1909 and that the declaration of that year embodied existing principles. These principles were viewed as an accumulation of past experience and mutual international agreement.
58 Cf. Walter Millis, The Road to War 1914-1917 (New York, 1935), 42-46; Horace C. Peterson, Propaganda for War: the Campaign Against American N eutrality (Norman, Oklahoma, 1939), 43-50; T ansill, America Goes to W ar,16-31. 5 9 Peterson, Propaganda for War, 49. eo Millis, Road to War, 42. THE FIRST HUNDRED DAYS 25 communications. Supremacy in the Atlantic resulted in control by Great Britain of the vital trans-Atlantic cables. " 61 It was even suggested that this cable monopoly led eventually to American intervention.
A Thousand Deadlines: The New York City Press and American Neutrality, 1914–17 by Kevin O'Keefe