Gallery view

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

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

1946 Dec. 11

Reston, James, 1909-1995

Soviet interest in colonies held specific, not general Policy, as privately expressed, is believed based on areas of special concern

New York (N.Y.) - Reston's assessment of the Soviet Union's valuable contribution to the United Nations General Assembly Session at Lake Success, N.Y., and analysis of the nation's attitude towards trusteeship, concluding that it, along with the U.S., "is putting what is called 'security' before the creation of an ideal and equal colonial system."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 30

Wakefield, Dan

Civil War centennial Bull run with popcorn

New York (N.Y.) - Reflecting on the 100 years passed in the U.S. since the onset of the Civil War. Enclosed to Du Bois for reference in the preparation of his article on similar theme.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 24

Henry Romeike, Inc.

Colored war officers and the army

New York (N.Y.) - A small feature from the "Army and Navy Journal" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on an official decision deeming a colored officer "unqualified" as "Negroes are deficient in moral fiber, rendering them unfit as officers and leaders of men" and outlining the protests made thereto to the War Dept. See also mums312-b165-i416, i424.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Oct. 17

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

The training of Negroes for social power

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the importance of training "Negroes" for social power, equality, and abolition of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Mar. 5

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

The political power of the south

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the disproportionate political power of the South in the United States Congress due to the disenfranchisement of African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept.

Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

Prohibition cowardice partial article

New York (N.Y.) - Criticizing the discussions of Prohibition in the Republican and Democratic Parties. Discussing how the south violates the 14th and 15th Constitutional Amendments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan.

Crisis (Firm)

Consumers' co-operation

New York (N.Y.) - A clipping from the January 1919 "Crisis" (volume 17, number 3) stating the first 2 (of 4) "fundamental principles" of consumers' cooperatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers