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The wealth of the west vs. a chance for exploited mankind

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Title:
The wealth of the west vs. a chance for exploited mankind
Description:
Discussing the exploitation of Africa by Europe and the United States, colonialism, the recent Geneva Conference, and accumulation of wealth by colonial powers. Taken from a speech by Du Bois given in Chicago on October 28 under the auspices of "The Committee to Further the Goals of Geneva". See mums292-b001-i100 for original speech. Verso contains articles on capital punishment in Britain and the loss of an appeal by Junius I. Scales in his battle to overturn a jail sentence brought under the Smith Act for membership in the Communist Party.
Author:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
November 28, 1955
(c) 1955
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Articles
Extracts
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 001 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection
Subjects:
Colonies
Geneva Conference (1955)
Foreign relations
Places:
ItalyCalabria (region)Reggio di Calabria (province)Africo
RussiaSaint Petersburg
Europe
Soviet Union
Extent:
2 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Publisher:
New York (N.Y.) : Weekly Guardian Associates (Firm)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums292-b001-i100