- According to General Douglas MacArthur, what were the struggles the United States forces faced in Korea? Do you feel these outweighed any advantages gained through the conflict?
- Who did General MacArthur see as the enemy? Use evidence from the documents.
- According to General MacArthur, is conflict inevitable between the United States and Soviet Union? Why or why not?
- Do you believe General MacArthur was the type of person needed to win a war of ideals? Use evidence from the speech.
MacArthur, Douglas, "Old Soldiers Never Die," 19 April 1951. Courtesy of Library of Congress