Narrator: The United Nations. Can we unite all nations if they are not all represented? Linus
Pauling, Chemist, Santa Barbara, California.
Linus Pauling: We need to have all governments, all countries, in the United Nations. In general,
to build up the system of world law, to develop it so that it is not necessary that
there be a bloody revolution in a country in order to get rid of an oppressive and
Narrator: Science and technology play a big part in international relationships. Sometimes
scientists can influence nations about their use. Dr. Pauling.
Linus Pauling: Nineteen forty-six I became involved in fighting for the control of nuclear weapons,
when I joined Einstein and half a dozen other scientists in the Emergency Committee
of Atomic Scientists.