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1952 May 2

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 24

Prague (Czech Republic) - Describing the campaign against German rearmament in Italy, a new stimulus in the Peace Pact Campaign in Britain, the meeting of the All-India Peace Council, preparations for the Indian Cultural Conference for Peace, and other developments and initiatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 30

World Peace Council

Resolution on the Bureau of the World Council of Peace

Vienna (Austria) - Suggesting that insistence on rearmament of Western Germany as an "obstacle and serious threat to Peace" and noting that there is "for the first time, an opportunity for the Big Five" to reach an agreement on general security in the Far East.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 30

World Peace Council

Appeal to the peoples of Europe

Vienna (Austria) - Deeming the determination to "force through the 'European Defence Community'" the principal obstacle to the "peaceful solution of European problems" and urging the people of the continent to stop EDC and prevent further war.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Nov.

World Peace Council

Bulletin of documentation The London and Paris agreements and German rearmament

Vienna (Austria) - Compiling a series of documents describing the Council's opposition to German rearmament and detailing "what rearming Germany means"; outlining the content and implications of the London and Paris agreements; noting widespread opposition thereto; and proposing an alternative policy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 June 26

World Peace Council

Address to the United Nations

Warsaw (Poland) - Reprinting resolutions adopted at the Congresses convened in Warsaw (1950) and Berlin (1951), as submitted to U.N. Security Council Chairman Jacob Malik; condemning the use of force in Korea, the prolonged state of dependence and colonial subjection, and various human-rights issues; formulating several demands made of the United Nations; and submitting formal statements... more

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1961 Apr.

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Peace Council, number 4

Paris (France) - Reprinting the text of J. D. Bernal's recent speech, a discussion in Delhi, as well as that of various resolutions adopted at the March 28 Council meeting; and relaying updates on the peace and civil rights situations in Cuba, India, and other nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 28

World Peace Council

Appeal resolution & statement

Vienna (Austria) - Suggesting that "the determination to force through the 'European Defence Community' is the principal obstacle to a peaceful solution of European problems" and appealing to the peoples of Europe on that basis; suggesting the convening of an "Extraordinary Session" of the Council towards the end of May; and urging governments to promptly ban the use of weapons of mass de... more

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1952 May 25

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 25

Prague (Czech Republic) - Describing the preparations and prospective proceedings of the American Continental Conference for Peace, and including, four appendices, the call to the conference, an extract from the Secretariat, excerpts from correspondence between W. E. B. Du Bois and Howard Fast, and the text of the Conference's resolutions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

World Peace Council

The World Council of Peace and the United Nations

Prague (Czech Republic) - Summarizing the events and accomplishments of the Council's sessions in Paris (1949), Warsaw (1950), Geneva (1951), Berlin (1951), Copenhagen (1951), and Helsinki (1951); reprinting select resolutions therein adopted; and listing, by country, the names of the Council's members and officers.

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1951 Feb. 25

World Peace Council

Appeal for a peace pact

Berlin (Germany) - Reprinting the facets of the peace resolution adopted unanimously at the Council's Berlin meeting, and calling upon "all peace-loving nations to support this pact." See mums312-b135-i438 for pocket-sized version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers