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1946

Council on African Affairs

8 Million Demand Freedom! What about it, Gen. Smuts?

New York (N.Y.) - Describing labor conditions in South Africa; illuminating the economic degradation resulting from British imperialism in said region; citing statistics on wages, discriminatory policy, and segregation, and urging worldwide solidarity and support in the fight against colonial oppression. Back cover attributes publication to the Council on African Affairs and lists Counci... more

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1949 July

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 8, number 7

New York (N.Y.) - Featuring news on "Truman's Bold New Program," "Things..Happening in the Union of South Africa," other recent and relevant stories, and a message from Chairman Paul Robeson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 5

Fletcher, Angus

Letter from Angus Fletcher to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning England's relationship to South Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 June

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 6, number 6

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing issues pertaining to colonized Africa including: a lend-lease agreement between the United States and South Africa, a delegation of Basuto people planning to attend the United Nations to bring England's violation of a protection agreement, a visit to the United States by Dr. Nmamdi Azikiwe of Nigeria, Indian-South African relations, a meeting of the United Na... more

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1954 May 18

Council on African Affairs

Spotlight on Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Contains the following three articles: "End of Britain's Dirty War in Kenya Urged," Conference Pledges Aid to Kenya Africans, and "Haile Selassie's Visit Linked with U.S. Aims in Middle East;" reviews concerns in South Africa.

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1953 July 23

Council on African Affairs

Letter from Council on African Affairs to Herman Santa Cruz

New York (N.Y.) - Reviews the function of the Council of African Affairs; voices concern of policies in South Africa; requesting permission to present additional oral testimonies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 July 23

Council on African Affairs

Memorandum on government policy and practices of racial discrimination and oppression in the Union of South Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Appealing to the United Nations to stop the oppression of non-white people in South Africa; seeking international peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Dec.

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 2, number 5

New York (N.Y.) - The Council's December Bulletin, featuring pieces on the "Charter for a New World Order of Freedom," "Negro Leaders" demanding an end to imperialism, an address recently given by Max Yergan, and an editorial by editor W. A. Hunton, among other news items.

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1918 Dec. 14

Letter to the editor of the New York City Nation from unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning possible acquisition of South African colonies by the United States. Signed on November 20 by Simple Simon. Filed with material on the Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Dec.

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 8, number 11

New York (N.Y.) - Featuring news on the Enugu Massacre in Nigeria, "British worries...in East Africa, too"; slave labor in Portuguese colonies; and other news "items worth noting."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers