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1953 Nov. 23

World Peace Council

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

1962 July 19

Aronson, James

Letter from James Aronson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Menemsha (Chilmark, Mass.) - Regretting Du Bois's missing byline in the last issue of the National Guardian due to his recent illness; missing the ability to talk with him about his book on the U.S. press and the cold war that he is researching; praising Du Bois for his example of scholarship in the pursuit of equality.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 16

World Peace Council

Statement of the bureau of the World Council of Peace on the preparation of the Congress of the Peoples for Peace

Vienna (Austria) - Announcing the Congress of the Peoples in Vienna and plans to discuss issues such as: how the wars can be stopped, how the Cold War can be brought to an end, and how the independence of nations can be safeguarded.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Mar.

National Council of Arts, Sciences and Professions

Cultural and scientific conference for world peace report

New York (N.Y.) - Presentation of the "collected thought" of the Conference. Features writings by Mirta Aguirre, R. E. G. Armattoe, Aaron Copland, W. E. B. Du Bois, Paul Eluard, Nicolas Guillen, Lillian Hellman, Jiri Hronek, D. D. Kosambi, Leon Kruizkowski, Rev. Arthur W. Moulton, Louis I. Newman, Clifford Odets, A. I. Oparin, O. John Rogge, Theodor Rosebury, Harlow Shapley, Guy Emery S... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 22

World Peace Council

Towards the peoples' congress number 4

Germany - Discussing subjects such as: the Conference for the Peaceful Solution of the German Problem, preparations for the Congress of the Peoples in France, preparations for the Congress of the Peoples in Czechoslovakia, and ending the Cold War.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 May

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives

Appeal to the American people for peaceful alternatives to the cold war

Chicago (Ill.) - Stating their appeal for the end of the Cold War.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July

Kosmodem??ianska?ia, L. T. (L?iubov? Timofeevna)

Open letter from Lyubov Kosmodemyanskaya to Elizabeth Moos

Moscow (Russia) - Open letter published as a pamphlet; recalling their meeting at the World Congress for Peace in Paris and the discussions held there by participants; urging her to "demand peace and democracy" in the U.S.; emphasizing their role as women in the struggle for peace between Russia and the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Nov. 19

American Sponsoring Committee for Representation at the World Peace Congress

Remarks of Rev. Willard Uphaus

New York (N.Y.) - Reprinting the address delivered by Uphaus at the Second World Peace Congress in Warsaw, describing the makeup and primary concerns of the American Committee; proposing and promoting "friendly peaceful competition" between the U.S. and the Soviet Union; and pledging the Delegation's commitment to peace and international cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Dec.

Labor Research Association (U.S.)

Economic notes, volume 28, number 12

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing news on declining capital spending; noting consumer prices "at a new high"; the "Gold Crisis and the Cold War"; and other economic news of national import.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1985 Feb. 27

McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012

Hope in the nuclear age 1 of 2

Northampton (Mass.) - Critique of Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative. Lecture delivered at Smith College; introduced by Kari Njiri.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection