138 results found for: subject:"Anti-communist movements--United States"

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1952

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

Red scare

United States - Discussion of the chilling effects of anti-communism in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 28

Lamont, Corliss, 1902-1995

Letter from Corliss Lamont to Mike Sharpe

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining what he may expect from the Un-American Activities Committee's recent subpoena and advising him on how to best handle its prospective proceedings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 16

Fahnestock, Karol

Letter from Karol Fahnestock to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Ind.) - Describing and exemplifying the "absolutely crazy anti-communist hysteria of our times," through dictionary and encyclopedia entries, and local anecdotes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Statement by Negro American to the President and Attorney General of the United States

New York (N.Y.) - Petition against the arrests of members and leaders of the Communist Party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Herbert Biberman

New York (N.Y.) - Stating his "complete sympathy" with Biberman's "Statement from Hollywood" regarding the "despicable witch-hunt on liberty in America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 7

Masses and Mainstream

Circular letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Samuel Sillen; addressed "Dear Friends"; inviting them to a December 19 informal gathering of "leading American intellectuals" to discuss the impending trial of the twelve Communist leaders.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

Unidentified speech fragment on fighting communism

United States - Discusses the fight against the spread of communism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June

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

The only way out

United States - Typed draft of a speech given during Du Bois' West Coast lecture tour concerning the anti-communist movements and how untrue they are.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Sept. 10

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)

Letter from Civil Rights Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Doxey A. Wilkerson, Special Assistant; inviting him to testify as an expert witness an impending trial of twelve national Communist leaders; specifying that his testimony need merely assert that "Marxism is a science" and relaying some details of the trial, and assuring him he will be reimbursed for any travel expenses incurred by his service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 May

Conference Committee

Circular letter from Conference Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Stanley M. Isaacs; thanking recipients for their sponsorship of the impending conference in opposition to the Mundt-Ferguson Bills (featuring W. E. B> Du Bois) and enclosing a copy of its prospective program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers