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1949 May

American Sponsoring Committee for Representation at the World Peace Congress

World Congress for Peace advertisement

New York (N.Y.) - Advertising the event, "Report from Paris," on May 23rd at the City Center Casino in New York.

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1952 Oct. 29

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

Greeting from Paul Robeson and W. E. B. Du Bois to the people of Africa

Mentioning that peace and the stopping of war is the only way to uplift humans and to end colonialism, poverty, disease, and ignorance, and announcing the World Peace Congress in Vienna.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

World Peace Congress

Appeal of the World Peace Congress

Paris (France) - Concerning decisions made at the World Peace Congress in Great Britain pertaining to peace and atomic weapons.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 May 22

Lobby for Peace

Call to a Lobby for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the goals, prospective proceedings, themes, and agenda of the June Lobby for Peace and inviting recipients to take part therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Feb. 11

Gensuibaku Kinshi Nihon Kokumin Kaigi (Japan)

Appeal for the Fourth World Conference Against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs and for Disarmament

Tokyo (Japan) - Discussing plans for the Fourth World Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June 25

Lobby for Peace

Call to a Lobby for Peace

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the origins, goals, tentative program, and sponsors of the June 25 Lobby for Peace in Washington, D.C.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

American Sponsoring Committee for Representation at the World Peace Congress

The People of the world want peace: a call to the Second World Peace Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the second World Peace Congress, providing some facts, and a partial list of the American Sponsoring Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Jan. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Inter-Continental Peace Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he had hoped to be at the conference but had to have extensive dental work done and was unable to, and mentioning that striving for peace is of the most importance but unfortunately leaders have been silenced by fear.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 16

World Peace Council

Statement of the bureau of the World Council of Peace on the preparation of the Congress of the Peoples for Peace

Vienna (Austria) - Announcing the Congress of the Peoples in Vienna and plans to discuss issues such as: how the wars can be stopped, how the Cold War can be brought to an end, and how the independence of nations can be safeguarded.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 12

Gensuibaku Kinshi Nihon Kokumin Kaigi (Japan)

Appeal for the sixth world conference against atomic and hydrogen bombs and for total disarmament

Tokyo (Japan) - Calling a Sixth World Conference against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs and for Total Disarmament, to be held in Japan in August of that year, and refelcting on the 15 intervening since the dropping of the first atom bomb.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers