1434 results found for: subject:"Peace"

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1932 May 16

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

Of peace and happiness

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech on how to achieve World Peace through the elimination of all the preventable evils that men create.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

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

I take my stand for peace

New York (N.Y.) - Contains information about the author; Du Bois writes in defense of peace. "Government's ex. no. 57" stamped across top of cover.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 23

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

Acceptance speech by Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Text of speech by Du Bois given at the ceremony presenting him with the International Lenin Prize at the Soviet embassy in Washington "for the strengthening of peace among the nations".

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1953 June 20

World Peace Council

Appeal of the World Council of Peace

Budapest (Hungary) - Demands that governments be open to negotiation; the council believes the Cold War can be stopped; encourages peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Sept. 22

American Peace Crusade

Covering letter

New York (N. Y.) - Announcing the upcoming meeting of the American Peace Crusade; program includes: preservation of the U.N., peaceful co-existence, German rearmament, relaxation of international tensions, defending and building APS.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to World Peace Council

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Jean Laffitte; noting the significance of General MacArthur's revolutionary, war-denouncing speech of January 26 and suggesting that its script be translated and distributed all throughout the world.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 15

American Jewish Labor Council

Letter from American Jewish Labor Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed William Levner, Director; thanking him for his address at the February 8 German re-armament protest rally, which "inspired the audience to continue their efforts."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 5

American Jewish Labor Council

Letter from American Jewish Labor Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed William Levner, Director; confirming his speaking engagement at the February 8 rally in protest of German re-armament, and providing directions to its venue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mouvement contre le racisme, l'antisémitisme et pour la paix

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Léon Lyon-Caen, President; thanking him for the invitation to speak at the upcoming conference in Paris (see mums312-b144-i084); admitting that it is "a matter of deep pain" to see the U.S. leading so fervent a war program; guaranteeing that the will towards war is not universal in that country; and encouraging him to continue his pacific efforts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to World Peace Foundation

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that they help to publicize, translate, and distribute General MacArthur's revolutionary, war-denouncing speech of January 26.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers