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1952 Dec.

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Part one Party platforms

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the Party's most urgent needs and areas of focus, and outlining and comparing the programs of the Democratic and Republican platforms on the issues of peace, labor, education, social security, welfare, "civil rights and the Negro people and other minorities," and free speech.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec.

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Part three It's the record that counts -- not the promises

New York (N.Y.) - Dissecting and criticizing both Republican and Democratic party platforms; noting the "promises versus performance" record of Truman's 1948 campaign, in the issues of labor, minimum wage, civil rights, rent control, and other pressing matters; summarizing the current "record on civil liberties" and civil rights, labor, and foreign policy legislation; and providing records of the voting... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec. 16

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Cloture and civil rights legislation

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the background, history, and effects of Senate Rule 22, and outlining "the way out," to essentially "organize delegations to all Senators at once, before the new Senate convenes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers