Gallery view

1953 Apr. 3

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

The Marcantonio- Du Bois television program

New York (N.Y.) - In this broadcast, the American Labor Party pays tribute to Franklin Delano Roosevelt on the eighth anniversary of his death. Du Bois and former ALP Congressman Vito Marcantonio touch on the discrepancy between Roosevelt's ideal of the Freedom from Fear and the widespread paranoia of Cold War America as spearheaded by the House Un-American Activities Committee. They d... more

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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

1950 Nov. 6

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

Peace and civil rights

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of a Veterans Day radio address on WMCA about the Labor Party, the oppressive use of money to buy off the media and control of political outcomes and opposing the support of foreign military action, such as in Korea, against interests outside of the government agenda.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr. 28

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

Louis Burnham

New York (N.Y.) - In a memorial speech for his friend Louis Burnham, Du Bois makes the case for preventative, socialized medicine as the main means for preventing the untimely deaths of our friends and colleagues.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 24

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

The church and war and peace

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the Baptist Ministers Conference in New York concerning the United States' tendency to encourage war; Du Bois notes the church's attitude toward women, slavery, popular education, universal suffrage, birth control, and peace; notes the importance of equality for women and discusses United States relations with Russia; urges pe... more

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1956

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

World peace in 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech discussing the events which have led to the possibility of world peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Sept. 24

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

The campaign of 1950

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with corrections of speech explaining that the role of the American Labor Party is to promote and strive for peace in the world. Delivered at a press conference at the Hotel Theresa on September 24, 1950.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov. 19

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

This book stirred my imagination

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech reviewing "Ghana: The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah;" discusses the life of Kwame Nkrumah, colonization, imperialism, and Pan-African congresses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 23

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

Birthday dinner

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech about Du Bois, his life and giving birthday speeches, and the efforts he has made to spread the idea of Peace to the world.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb.

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

The Socialist Party and the Negro

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech given to the Rand School on how the Socialist party in the Untied States failed to recognize African Americans as an important part of the labor force.

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