120 results found for: subject:"Nuclear nonproliferation"

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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

1961 Jan. 30

National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Harry Emerson Fosdick; commenting on the newly inaugurated Kennedy's nuclear program; outlining the potential and grave dangers thereof; and urging recipients that "this is the moment to act."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Department of State

New York (N.Y.) - Replying to a statement made by the Department of State on July 12th concerning their refusal to work towards outlawing atomic warfare. Draft of mums312-b130-i117.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Aug. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to F. Ernest Johnson

Cambridge (Mass.) - Explaining his reasons for signing the "Stockholm Appeal," and the reasons he believes that their have been attacks on the Appeal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 31

World Peace Congress

Circular letter from World Peace Congress

Paris (France) - Announcing an appeal that was launched at the World Congress session in Stockholm, demanding the prohibition of atomic weapons.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bulgarian Radio

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. Ivanov; answering his two questions (of mums312-b150-i219) with regard to prospective peace talks and worldwide disarmament.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Sept. 8

Darr, John W., 1919-2007

Letter from John W. Darr, Jr. to National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the facets, reasons, implications, and relevance of his resignation from the New York SANE Committee but pledging to "always be ready and willing to help SANE in any effort it makes to test or to give fuller expression to the mutuality of itnerest in survival upon which rests ... the hope for peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Sept. 8

Darr, John W., 1919-2007

Letter from John W. Darr, Jr. to Greater New York Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy

New York (N.Y.) - Letters dated June 30 and September 9 addressed to Walter Lear and the New York and Greenwich Village SANE Committees declaring, detailing, and justifying his withdrawal from the organization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Sept. 27

National Council of the Arts, Sciences, and Professions

Resolution adopted at Carnegie Hall, September 27, 1953

New York (N.Y.) - Stating the resolution adopted at the Carnegie Hall meeting,calling for a "spirit of understanding and conciliation ... to solve the problem of international regulation of atomic weapons."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Bouchama, M.

Le colonialisme est us germe de guerre

Paris (France) - Transcript of speech given by M. Bouchama of Algeria at the World Peace Congress entitled "Colonialism is Germ Warfare" which discusses the prohibition of atomic weapons, reduction of armaments, a peaceful resolution to the Korean conflict and the prohibition of propaganda promotion war in any country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers