Gallery view

1950 Jan.

Singer, Henry A.

An Analysis of the New York Press treatment of the Peace Conference at the Waldorf-Astoria

New York (N.Y.) - Reprinted from "The Journal of Educational Sociology" volume 23, number 5. Concerning the condemning of the World Peace Conference held in New York, as communist inspired, and the refusal by the State Department of visas for delegates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Feb. 19

New York Times Company

100 urge review of foreign policy

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the "bold initiative" congressmen were asked to take in a recent petition (mums312-b145-i200); summarizing its principal pleas; and describing the backgrounds and agendas of its major proponents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 July

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

Negroes and the campaign of 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's article on the African-American vote for the Chicago "Defender," as commissioned by Metz T. P. Lochard (mums312-b145-i391), describing the key factors in the 1956 election and outlining a series of articles the "Defender" should run thereon.

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Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Concerning the singing of spirituals today

New York (N.Y.) - A spare piece "to be used in an emergency" with Hughes's weekly "Defender" column, discussing the nature of performing spirituals and citing from W. E. B. Du Bois's description thereof in "the most beautiful pages ever written about music in our country," in a chapter of "Souls of Black Folk."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 29

Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946

The United States and Liberia

New York (N.Y.) - Describing and assessing at extreme length the status of diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Liberia, on the eve of the latter's centenary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Feb. 13

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

Democracy in America

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the suppression of freedom of speech and the increasing role of corporate money in American democracy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 2

Goshal, Kumar

Why the Russians find a welcome in Asia

New York (N.Y.) - Goshal's assessment of the Russian premier's "folksy behavior" exhibited at a recent tour through Southeast Asia and discussion of international relations between that region, the Soviet Union, and the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan.

Bachrach, Marion

Obvious violence

New York (N.Y.) - Reprint of the article; discussing the 1857 Supreme Court case on the rights of former slaves, and how these same issues were currently still being discussed in 1949.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 May 27

New York Times Company

Anti-Nazi leader cleared of libel Magistrate rejects charges of H. M. Richardson against the Rev. Dr. H. A. Atkinson

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the dismissal of Richardson's complaint against Henry A. Atkinson, and reproducing Magistrate Hyman Bushel's conclusion that the pamphlet he published "was prompted by a sincere desire to champion human rights."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 3

Van Kleeck, Mary, 1883-

Racial conflict and economic competition Some observations on Hitlerism

New York (N.Y.) - Article on the relationship of the race struggle and economic struggle in the wake of the rise of National Socialism under Adolf Hitler in Germany. Points include how the economic struggle is a mask for the cultural struggle and states the United States could solve its racial problems by solving its economic problem.

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