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1951 May 18

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Speech to the American Labor Party

Typed draft of speech to the American Labor Party on Peace Congresses attended by Du Bois, the future of the Progressive Party and the effort to support peace, being indicted for speaking about peace and where the Labor Party fits in.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Draft first news release on Vienna Congress

New Haven (Conn.) - Announcing the formation of the U. S. sponsoring committee, led by Willard Uphaus, and including W. E. B. Du Bois, and citing from a statement released by the initiators, in advance of the December 12 Congress in Vienna.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 9

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

We can now speak for peace in the United States

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech which was supposed to be given at the Canadian Peace Conference, but note reads "Not Given." Du Bois explains that the United States government "regard peace as dangerous;" discusses his involvement in peace movements, congresses, and the Peace Information Center as well as the trials and accusations involved with being associated with... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Statement sent to Secretary of State Dean Acheson in reply to State Dept.'s attack on Vienna Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the Dept.'s November 13 attack on the Vienna Congress; citing from various national and international sponsors of that event; and urging the Dept. to restore travel privileges such that "the peace-loving people of the United States" -- W. E. B. Du Bois among them -- can participate meaningfully in the Congress; amended version of mums312-b138-i278, bearing... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Sept. 28

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

The causes of world war

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech for the "Right to Advocate Peace" meeting on the causes and results of war, colonialism, peace with the Soviet Union and reform in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 8

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to 100 prominent Americans concerning the Peace Conference in China

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking the opinions of "100 prominent Americans" on the prospective Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions, and U.S. involvement therein, and requesting that Howard Fast, Paul Robeson, Theodore Bayer, Abbott Simon, and Thomas Richardson read and comment on the draft of that plea.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept.

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

The sane liberal

United States - Typed draft of an article published in Soviet Russia Today. In this article Du Bois proposes a seven-point platform for American liberals.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Statement sent to Secretary of State Dean Acheson in reply to State Dept.'s attack on Vienna Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the Dept.'s November 13 attack on the Vienna Congress; citing from various national and international sponsors of that event; and urging the Dept. to restore travel privileges such that "the peace-loving people of the United States" -- W. E. B. Du Bois among them -- can participate meaningfully in the Congress. See also mums312-b138-i286.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept.

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

The sane liberal

United States - Fragments of a typed draft of an article published in Soviet Russia Today. In this article Du Bois proposes a seven-point platform for American liberals.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

The World Peace Congress and colored peoples

Describes the World Peace Congress and notes that the Colored World was present.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers