31 results found for: subject:"United States--Internal Security Act of 1950"

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1950

American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born

Repeal the Walter-McCarran law

New York (N.Y.) - Leaflet advertising the negative impacts of the Walter-McCarran law.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 May 15

California Labor School

Letter from California Labor School to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Roberts announces that the government closed down the California Labor School, citing the McCarran Act as a reason. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 June 14

Roberts, Holland

Letter from Holland Roberts to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Roberts explains his plans to test the constitutionality of the McCarran Act as an infringement of the right to teach. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

McCarran internal security bill

United States - Concerning a Senate vote to determine the upholding or overriding of Harry S. Truman's veto of the McCarran Bill.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Nov. 27

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Letter from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin to W. E. B. Du Bois

Berlin (Germany) - Sent and signed by various members of the University student and faculty; expressing their solidarity with his opposition of the McCarran Act. Identical to mums312-b153-i254, but now addressed to Du Bois at his Ghana address.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct.

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)

Call for a people's conference to fight the McCarran Law prosecutions and McCathyism

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing a people's conference on fighting the McCarran Act, explaining why the McCarran Act is dangerous, and providing a form for signing up for the conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William M. Mandel

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting but lamenting he's misplaced Mandel's recent letter (mums312-b137-i191) and commenting briefly on its account of his exchange with the McCarran Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Aug. 23

Roberts, Holland

Letter from Holland Roberts to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Roberts informs Du Bois that he is taking the case against his school to Federal Courts to test the constitutionality of the McCarran Act. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 Jan. 8

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

To China

Accra (Ghana) - Dr. and Mrs. Du Bois release individual statements to China, thanking them for bringing attention to and demonstrating against the McCarran and Smith Acts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 July 17

Johnson, Oakley C., b. 1890

The Case of Grady and Judy Jenkins versus the Sovereign State of Louisiana

New York (N.Y.) - Oakley writes a press release on behalf of the Committee to Defend Grady and Judy Jenkins; refers to their "frame-up charges" as local versions of the Smith and McCarran Act. Asks for donations to help raise funds to retain counsel to represent the Jenkins.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers