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1923 Nov. 1

This Negro brute turned out to be a white man

United States - An unidentified paper's account of a "black brute"'s turning out to be indeed a 50-year-old white man "and a member of one of the most prominent white families" in Lexington, Kentucky.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 12

San Antonio Express

Striking circumstances of the Columbia lynching

San Antonio (Tex.) - Commenting on various particularly disturbing aspects of the recent lynching near the nation's capital.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Dec. 28

Honolulu Star-Bulletin Press

Du Bois traces upheavals to present labor struggle

Honolulu (Hawaii) - Describing W. E. B. Du Bois's recent world travels and "increasing labor consciousness."

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


Kommunismus die einzig richtige Lebensweise Der weltbekannte Gelehrte trat der KP der USA bei Berliner protestieren gegen Kommunistenverfolgung

Berlin (Germany) - A Berlin paper's account of Du Bois's thoughts on Communism -- it is "the only correct way of life" -- and of his participation in protests by world leaders of the persecution of the Communist Party of the U.S.A.

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

1919 Feb.

Atchison daily

Noted colored man spoke here Mission is to avert trouble among the races

Atchison (Kan.) - Describing, citing from, commenting on, and summarizing the gist of W. E. B. Du Bois's speech at the Atchison high school on the potential effects of "the present race hatred."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 14

McCabe, F. D.

The Negro in the United States army

New Orleans (La.) - The First Lieutenant Camp Champlain's rebuttal of claims of discriminatory practices at Camp Alexander, and commending the armed forces on their service and accomplishments; verso bears a piece on conferences "of all Denominations at work among Negroes" to be held that September in New York, as convened by Bishop Wilbur P. Thirkield.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Nov. 1

Fuller, Helen

New Confederacy

Washington (D.C.) - Discussing the "Dixiecrat rebellion," the Southern State's plan to take over the entire Democratic Party in the 1948 and 1952 elections.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Dec.

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

Training of Negroes for social power

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Discussing the importance of training "Negroes" for social power, equality, and abolition of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers