It never occurred to anyone in a responsible position that Germany and Russia might make common cause, even temporarily, against the West.
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On this basis, which was originally financial and goes back to George Peabody, there grew up in the twentieth century a power structure between London and New York which penetrated deeply into university life, the press, and the practice of foreign policy.
To this day the Arab influence is evident in southern Italy, northern Africa and, above all, in Spain.
The bankers made loans to business so that the volume of money increased faster than the increase in goods. The result was inflation.
Once again the mastermind was Lionel Curtis, and the earlier Round Table Groups and Institutes of International Affairs were used as nuclei for the new network.
It is this power structure which the Radical Right in the United States has been attacking for years in the belief that they are attacking the Communists.
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