TITLE

FOR THE RECORD

PUB. DATE
February 1979
SOURCE
National Review;2/2/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p128
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on several issues relevant to politics and government in the U.S. in 1979. Key issues discussed include protests against nuclear weapons and nuclear power, the staging of the National No-Nukes Strategies Conference and the Mobilization for Survival Conference, as well as the key features of the anti-nuclear movement and anti-nuclear propaganda.
ACCESSION #
6071586

 

Related Articles

  • Convention Diarist. M.E.K. // New Republic;8/23/80, Vol. 183 Issue 8, p42 

    The article comments on various political issues in the U.S. It presents observations on the arrangements made by the government in case of a nuclear attack on Washington, D.C., and how the prospect of a nuclear attack caused mixed feelings to many people. It criticizes the speech by Chuck Robb,...

  • A Real Debate in '78?  // New Republic;7/2/77, Vol. 177 Issue 1, p8 

    Presents information on issues related to the convention of the Democratic Party to be held in 1978. Views of members on the size and focus of the convention; Attitude of the advisers of the U.S. President, Jimmy Carter toward the convention; Reference to features of the 1968 Chicago convention;...

  • At the Republican Convention. Sayles, John // New Republic;8/2/80-8/9/80, Vol. 183 Issue 5/6, p20 

    Focuses on the U.S. Republican Convention held in Detroit, Michigan. Civic efforts made; Costumes used by delegates; Themes of the convention; Keynote speakers; Experience of the Republican delegates during the event; Speech of presidential candidate Ronald Reagan.

  • Discontent in Denver. Bode, Ken // New Republic;7/23/77, Vol. 177 Issue 4, p14 

    Reports on the third annual conference of Alternative State and Local Public Policies which was held by the U.S. Democratic Party in Denver, Colorado. Report that conference's primary purpose is to provide a progressive, programmatic underpinning for state and local politics, to help activists...

  • Reagan's New Coalition. Novak, Robert D. // National Review;8/22/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p1023 

    The article reflects on the coalitions that emerged during the 1980 Republican Convention at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. It compares the 1980 Republican Convention from other Republican conventions. It presents information on the coalitions participating at the convention. It...

  • Teacher Starts Educators' Group To Oppose Nuclear Arms. DeAbreu, Stephanie // Education Week;1/26/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p5 

    The article focuses on the efforts of Roberta Snow, a teacher and administrator, in informing young people to the dangers of nuclear war in Brookline, Massachusetts. In her efforts to mobilize opposition to the nuclear-arms buildup, Snow has founded Educators for Social Responsibility, which...

  • Turning Forty. Kirschenbaum, Sara // Fiction International;Nov2004, Vol. 37, p75 

    The article relates the author's experience during a three-day fast and vigil in front of the Piketon Uranium Enrichment Plant in Piketon, Ohio to oppose nuclear weapons development in 1982. She remembered that some of her colleagues were taken away to jail because they trespassed a few feet...

  • LESBIANS AND GAY MEN JOIN THE ANTINUCLEAR FAMILY. Hass, Robert // Advocate;9/2/82, Issue 350, p20 

    Focuses on a demonstration of gays and lesbians in the U.S. against nuclear proliferation. Reasons for their participation in antinuclear activities; Lesbians' perception of the nuclear problem; Interviews with few lesbians and gays.

  • Scared stiff--or scared into action. Sandman, Peter M.; Valenti, JoAnn M. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan1986, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p12 

    Criticizes the 'bombing run' tactics of activists for numbing many people at a time when everyone ought to be working to prevent nuclear war. Movement beginnings of activists; Need for activists to appeal to more positive emotions to empower people and inspire; Central enigma of antinuclear...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics