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1953 Oct. 28

World Peace Council

Statement by the scientists at the meeting of the World Council of Peace

Scientists present at the 1953 session of the world peace council, call for the prohibition of weapons of mass destruction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb.

World Peace Council

A great danger threatens the peoples

Vienna (Austria) - Describing military leaders' intentions to use nuclear weapons; outlining the disastrous effects of such action; citing from scientists' assessment of nuclear war's possible impact; noting public outcry against same; and urging recipients to join in the fight.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 1

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 1

Prague (Czech Republic) - Describing the worldwide "peace-lovers'" meeting to take place in May 1955; expanding on "what the London and Paris agreements mean"; and summarizing other peace-toward events and activities underway around the globe.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 23

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A Message from the World Council of Peace to all organisations and personalities who desire a relaxation of international tension and the General Resolution of the World Council of Peace

Important scientific, religious, and political authorities are coming together in hopes of negotiation for peace; they seek to prohibit the use of weapons of mass extermination; introduces the 1953 resolution by the World Council of Peace. Announces that people are using the term "negotiation" to veil plans for prolonging the Cold War; calls for a conference between the Five Great Powe... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 1

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 9

Prague (Czech Republic) - Citing from a Nazim Hikmet poem; describing growing support and endorsement of the Vienna Appeal in Britain and Poland; reporting the events the Conference of Asian Countries, held that April; reproducing the speech by the Council's president in Drancy, France; and reporting on peace-promoting initiatives underway worldwide.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 24

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Statement of Disarmament

Rome - The Presidential Committee of the World Council of Peace announces that controlled disarmament is possible in their near future

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 2

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Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 24

Prague (Czech Republic) - Describing the campaign against German rearmament in Italy, a new stimulus in the Peace Pact Campaign in Britain, the meeting of the All-India Peace Council, preparations for the Indian Cultural Conference for Peace, and other developments and initiatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Mar. 13

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Statement of the Bureau the World Council of Peace

Vienna (Austria) - Opposing the use of atomic weapons and outlining their "concrete" danger; urging the arms' "universal detestation"; and hoping that "the people can make their voices heard so loud that no government will dare to face their disapproval."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Actes et resolutions le Mouvement Mondial de la Paix

Paris (France) - Compilation of addresses, resolutions, and correspondence between the World Peace Congress and the United Nations concerning topics of peace and anti-war efforts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr. 15

World Peace Council

Bulletin of the World Council of Peace, number 8

Prague (Czech Republic) - Describing plans and preparations underway for the May conference in Helsinki; and summarizing recent developments in peace-oriented initiatives underway around the world.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers