We can now speak for peace in the United States
- We can now speak for peace in the United States
Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech which was supposed to be given at the Canadian Peace Conference, but note reads "Not Given." Du Bois explains that the United States government "regard peace as dangerous;" discusses his involvement in peace movements, congresses, and the Peace Information Center as well as the trials and accusations involved with being associated with the center; explains problems with the McCarran Bill (Internal Security Act of 1950). For speech read via telephone to the Canadian Peace Conference see mums312-b202-i032 and i033.
- Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
May 9, 1952
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 202 (shelf locator)
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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series 2. Speeches
Internal Security Act of 1950
Trials, litigation, etc.
Peace Information Center
American Peace Crusade
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
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