25 results found for: subject:"Kenya"

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1952

New Times and Ethiopia News

British troops sent to Kenya

Kenya - Discussing the "state of emergency" in Kenya and the despatch of British troops to Kenya.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec. 1

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

Pan-Africa

Kenya - Published in People's Voice. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses the pamphlet issued by the Fabian Colonial Bureau entitled "Kenya Controversy."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 2

Council on African Affairs

Press Release

New York (N.Y.) - Quotes from a letter to Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia from the Council on African Affairs; concerning the rights and liberties of the peoples of Africa, specifically those of Kenya.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 15

Pankhurst, E. Sylvia (Estelle Sylvia), 1882-1960

Letter from E. Sylvia Pankhurst to W. E. B. Du Bois

Essex (England) - Reflecting on current conditions in Kenya, and the "mess-up" in that territory in the wake of colonialism; and noting with dismay McCarthy's recent attack on Albert Einstein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Sept. 2

Council on African Affairs

Letter from Council on African Affairs to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Informing members of the progress made in summer months; pushing forward with the Kenya Aid Campaign. Hand-written note to Du Bois concerning an article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 1

Council on African Affairs

Letter from Council on African Affairs to Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia

New York (N.Y.) - States the Council's concern and support for the speedy liberation of all African peoples, especially those in Kenya; encourages the Emperor to urge the British Government for their support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 June 30

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

Pan-Africa

Kenya - Printed in People's Voice. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses the strategic importance of Kenya.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 22

New Times and Ethiopia News

Kenya: land of royal commissions

London (England) - Continued from a previous issue; concerning the conditions of education in Kenya.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Jan.

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

Kenya

Kenya - In this speech from January 1953 Du Bois chronicles the history of Kenya from antiquity through the modern day. He focuses most particularly on Kenya under British imperial rule and the cementing of white supremacy with the attraction of white settlers who came to form a landed aristocracy. He details racial inequality marked by restrictive legislation in land ownersh... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 13

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

Pan-Africa

Kenya - Column for People's Voice discussing this history of Kenya and representation in the legislative council.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers