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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Ellsberg's memoranda and correspondence while working at the RAND corporation. Covering 1961.
Topics: RAND, command and control
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A collection of notes on Iran and nuclear policy. ELS029-082a Notes on Iran and NPR. 2006-01-20. ELS029-082b Truth About US. 2006-05. ELS029-082c Nucs. 2006-05-16. ELS029-082d Iran Attack. 2006-04-23. ELS029-082e Arguments for Attacking Iran. 2006-09-14. ELS029-082f Questions. 2006-12-01. ELS029-082g Iran Provocation. 2008-05 to 2008-07. ELS029-082h To Stop Iran Attack Fallon. 2008-03. ELS029-082i Iran Attack Notes. 2007-08 to 2007-10. ELS029-082j Telecons MHH Lynn Woolsey 2007-04-09....
Topics: Iran, anti-proliferation, Mort Halperin
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Ellsberg's memoranda and correspondence while working at the RAND corporation. Covering 1963.
Topics: RAND, command and control
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Daniel Ellsberg conducted a series of lectures at various departments of Harvard, Boston University, and Cambridge Hospital on the threat of nuclear war as a public health crisis. This interdisciplinary series was conducted periodically over the course of 1983 and 1984. The collection includes lecture transcripts, notes, and documents.
Topics: Nuclear Weapons, public health, Harvard, Cambridge Hospital, Daniel Ellsberg, Freeze Movement,...
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A collection of annotated research into public opinion on war, particularly the Vietnam War.
Topics: anti-war activism, Vietnam
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A portion of collection of the classified documents scanned by Ellsberg that would come to be known as the Pentagon Papers. Xeroxed by Ellsberg. Covers part of top secret studies and memoranda from 1950-1954.
Topic: pentagon papers
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A collection of correspondence, notes, and memoranda from Ellsberg's time in Vietnam on an ISA study.
Topics: Vietnam, Secrets, pentagon papers, RAND, pacification
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A collection of correspondence recieved by Ellsberg pertaining to his Vietnam and Pentagon Papers memoir Secrets.
Topics: Secrets, Vietnam, Pentagon Paper
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A collection of unpublished essays on the Cuban Missile Crisis, crisis theory, and decision theory. Covering personal reflections on firshand participation in the crisis, as well as continued analysis and theorization of the decision theory and political science underlying the crisis.
Topics: crises, crisis, Cuban Missile Crisis, Daniel Ellsberg, Cuba
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Flyers, correspondence, and ephermera relating to left wing activism. Collected by Ellsbeg.
Topics: impearlism, Vietnam, anti-war movement, amnesty, Puerto Rican independence, new left
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Trial documents, notes, and memoranda pertaining to the testimony of William G. Florence, expert on classification who testified that the lable top secret could be given little weight because the government of the United States had essentially "ruined the integrity of the classification system".
Topics: pentagon papers, trial, espionage act
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A series of outlines showcasing the evolution of The Doomsday Machine.
Topics: The Doomsday Machine, nuclear deterrence
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Newspaper Clippings and Research retained and annotated by Daniel Ellsberg during his time in Vietnam.
Topics: Vietnam, Vietnam War, John Paul Vann, Daniel Ellsberg, ISA, DoD, USAID
Item 000-067 fax to Roald Sagdeev. Item 000-067a Case of the Dubious Missileman San Francisco Chronicle 1975-01-20 Item 000-067b Security State Meeting for Fund for New Priorities in America, Draft Agenda. 1991-09-17. Item 000-067c Newsfax Moscow Edition 1991-10-02. Item 000-067d The Left Was Right Daniel Ellsberg by Gisela Martine Getty. Item 000-067e Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau. Item 000-067f Sixy-Nine Years After Hiroshima, Time for Renewed ACtion for Nuclear Disarmament and Human Survival....
Topics: nuclear deterrence, memoir, Pentagon Papers, Cold War, Cuban Missile Crisis
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by Tran Ngoc Chau
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A collection of memoranda, correspondence, and analysis pertaining to Tran Ngoc Chau, ARVN Lt. Colonel and potential leader of South Vietnam.
Topics: Vietnam, Secrets, pentagon papers, RAND, Tran Ngoc Chau
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Articles used as research by Ellsberg in preparations for arguments for his defense at his trial for leaking the pentagon papers.
Topics: pentagon papers, Vietnam, civil disobedience, anti-war activism, freedom of speech, John S. Atlee
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Articles saved and annotated for research into political and decision theory. Annotated by Ellsberg.
Topics: decision theory, nuclear deterrence, anti-war movement, research
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Lecture by Daniel Ellsberg on the analysis of madness and the unclear motives of opponents in game and war theory.
Topics: game theory, nuclear deterrence, Harvard, bargaining theory
Item 010-028 A Revolting Necessity. The Nation. 1944-03-18. Item 010-028a Warfare by Fire by J. Enrique Zanetti. Readers Digest. 1936-03. Item 010-028b Comment on the Week. America. 1943-08-14. Item 010-028c Protests on Raids Deplored by Rabbi. The New York Times. 1944-03-12. Item 010-028d Protest on Bombing Scored by Nesbitt. The New York Times. 1944-03-27.Item 010-028e Bombing Protest Scored. New York Times. 1944-03-18. Item 010-028f Sockman Hits Area Bombing. The Christian Century....
Topic: Strategic Bombing
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010-002 Encyclopedia of World History. 010-002a Letters to the Editor, Atlantic Monthly 1946-04. 010-002b One War Is Enough by Edgar L. Jones Atlantic Monthly, 1946-02. 010-002d Herbert Aptheker, The World of C. Wright Mills. 010-002e American Overkill? No, underkill by W. Scott Thompson, The Christian Science Monitor 1981-06-02. 010-002f No Need to Bomb Cities to Win War by Col. Richard S. Leghorn U.S. News
Topics: Strategic Bombing, nuclear deterrence, Atomic Bomb, World War 2
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I consulted with my friend Morton Halperin when he began the research for this study, I believe, in 1963. Having participated myself in the Cuban Missile Crisis a few months earlier, I spent most of 1963 and the first half of 1964 doing research on nuclear crises at the RAND corporation in Santa Monica, California, for which Halperin was a consultant. When I joined the Defense Department as a full time employee in August 1964, as special assistant to the assistant secretary of defence for...
Topics: Quemoy, Cuban Missile Crisis, The Doomsday Machine, nuclear deterrence
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A collection of Ellsberg's memoranda and notes covering nuclear issues. This information would inform the writing of The Doomsday Machine. ELS029-069a 1994-02-18 Frank Scotton on Vietnam and Nixon's Aims. ELS029-069b 1994-11-22 Why does Bart question whether Ike's account of his discussion with Stimson is correct? ELS029-069c 1994-12-10 Notes on James Hershberg, James Conant. ELS029-069d 1994-12-15 Debrief on discussion with Mike Neufeld, Tom Crouch, and Steve Sator. ELS029-069d2 Alternate...
Topics: NFU, non-proliferation, anti-war activism, The Doomsday Machine, Hiroshima
Handwritten notes kept by Ellsberg in preparation for and during attendance of the Toda Institute for Global Peace and Policy Research Annual Confernece. The theme of the Conference was The Challenge of Abolishing Nuclear Weapons.
Topics: anti-war activism, Toda Institute, nuclear deterrence
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Collection of notes, essays, and research detailing Ellsberg's reflection on the much disputed chronology of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Topics: Cuban Missile Crisis, SAM, Daniel Ellsberg, U2, Krushchev, NSA, Chronology
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A collection of documents pertaining to 1969 RAND analyst public letter opposing war, outlined in Ellsberg's memoir Secrets.
Topics: RAND, anti-war activism, Vietnam
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Correspondence and articles recieved from Albert Bofman, a peace activist jailed for conscientious objection and war resisting during World War 2.
Topic: anti-war activism
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A collection of notes on the CIA and OSA by Daniel Ellsberg.
Topics: CIA, OSA, Secrecy, Covert Ops
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by Gravel, Mike, 1930- oth; United States. Department of Defense. oth
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Pentagon Papers Volume 1 Pentagon Papers Volume 2 Pentagon Papers Volume 3 Pentagon Papers Volume 4 Pentagon Papers Volume 5 Den hft. versionen utg. som Beacon paperback Copy owned by Daniel Ellsberg with numerous handwritten notes.
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A collection of lecture transcripts and other course materials from a course taught by Daniel Ellsberg at University of California Irvine. The course, Nuclear Weapons and U.S. Foreign Policy, was taught in winter/spring 1984.
Topics: Nuclear Weapons, UC Irvine, Daniel Ellsberg, Crises, deterrence, decision theory, lecture, Daniel...
Pentagon Papers Volume 1 Pentagon Papers Volume 2 Pentagon Papers Volume 3 Pentagon Papers Volume 4 Pentagon Papers Volume 5
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A series of drafts of chapters of The Doomsday Machine.
Topics: The Doomsday Machine, drafts
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by F.J.P. Veale
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Copy of Advance to Barbarism How the Reversion to Barbarism in Warfare and War-Trials menaces Our Future.
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Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, nuclear war, Nuremberg
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by The New York Times
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Saigon's Forces Said to Repulse Foe West of Hue by Fox Butterfield. Hanoi Asserts Right to Battle The U.S. in North or South by New York Times Staff. Saigon Troops Find Ominous Quiet In Abandoned Town South of Front by Craig R. Whitney. U.S. to End Disclosure of Air Strikes in North. The Endless Dilemna by James Reston. Even Worse Than Victory by C.L. Sulzberger.
Topic: Vietnam
Source: folio
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Letter home from then platoon commander Sgt. Daniel Ellsberg of the Marine Amphibious Force, 3rd Batallion, 2nd Marines on his first hand experience of the Suez Crisis. A diary of his time in the service and a firsthand perspective of the crisis covering October 28 - November 1st 1956.
Topics: Suez Crisis, Daniel Ellsberg, Marine Corps
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A collection of unpublished writings edited out of Ellsberg's Vietnam and Pentagon Papers memoir Secrets.
Topics: Secrets, Vietnam, Pentagon Papers
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Photos of Daniel Ellsberg and anti-war activist Ron Kovic.
Topics: photos, Daniel Ellsberg, Ron Kovic, anti-war activism, anti-war, activism
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by David Irving
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The Destruction of Dresden by David Irving, addresses the firebombing of Dresden.
Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, firebombing, Dresden
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by Gravel, Mike, 1930- oth; United States. Department of Defense. oth
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Pentagon Papers Volume 1 Pentagon Papers Volume 2 Pentagon Papers Volume 3 Pentagon Papers Volume 4 Pentagon Papers Volume 5 Den hft. versionen utg. som Beacon paperback
Topic: Pentagon
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by J.M. Spaight
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Ellsberg's copy of book defending the efficacy of bombing conducted by the Allies during WW2. Featuring notes and comments by Ellsberg
Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians
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by 1st Psychological Warfare Batallion
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Flyer for the 1st Psychological Warfare Batallion.
Topics: 1st Psychological Warfare Batallion, Vietnam, COIN, pacification, USAID
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Collection of materials covering Ellsberg's advocacy for justice in the wake of Fred Hampton's murder by the FBI and Chicago PD. Ellsberg participated in a panel discussion with black panther party and December 4th committtee members.
Topics: FBI, COINTELPRO, Fred Hampton
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A collection of letters recieved by Ellsberg during the course of 1974.
Topic: anti-war activism
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Pentagon Papers Volume 1 Pentagon Papers Volume 2 Pentagon Papers Volume 3 Pentagon Papers Volume 4 Pentagon Papers Volume 5 Includes a glossary
Topics: Pentagon papers, gravel edition, Vietnam War, 1961-1975
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by Gravel, Mike, 1930- oth; United States. Department of Defense. oth
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Pentagon Papers Volume 1 Pentagon Papers Volume 2 Pentagon Papers Volume 3 Pentagon Papers Volume 4 Pentagon Papers Volume 5 Den hft. versionen utg. som Beacon paperback
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Item 010-025 Anti-War pamphlet 1982. Item 010-025a A-Bomb Survivors in U.S. Nisei Victims Living with Pain and Trauma by Eddie Iwata. The Los Angeles Times. 1981-06-08. Item 010-025b Church: East German Protestants Urge 'Peace Services' as Alternative to Draft by Harry Trimborn. The Los Angeles Times. 1981-11-23. Item 010-025c The Assembly: Key to UN's Future A World of Patience by Trygrave Lie. The New Republic. 1946-10-28. Item 010-025d Christian Century Undenominational 1944-06-14. Item...
Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, firebombing, Anti-War Activism
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Article about Daniel Ellsberg's lecture at a "Nuclear Alert" teach-in at Trinity Methodist Church. Ellsberg talks of the risks of the neutron bomb and nuclear deterrence.
Topic: nuclear deterrence, neutron bomb, anti-war activism
Source: folio
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by Martin Caidin
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Ellsberg's xeroxed copy of book addressing the firebombing of Japan, and Tokyo Specifically.
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Topics: Strategic Bombing, targeting civillians, firebombing, Japan
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010-020 American Atomic Strategy and the Hydrogen Bomb Decision by David Alan Rosenberg. 010-020a Global Mission by H.H. Arnold 1949. 010-020b Airpower and Warfare The Proceedings of the 8th Military History Symposium 1978-10-18. 010-020c Drop Shot The United States War Plan for War With The Soviet Union in 1957 edited by Anthony Cave Brown.
Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, Air Force, The Doomsday Machine,...
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by Noam Chomsky
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Advanced draft copy of Noam Chomsky's book The Backroom Boys on the Pentagon Papers. Featuring edits by Ellsberg.
Topics: Noam Chomsky, Vietnam, pentagon papers
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Article by Daniel Ellsberg published in the KPFA Folio. A reproduction of excerpts of a talk given by Ellsberg at Diablo Valley College on 1982-04-19.
Topic: nuclear deterrence, Freeze Movement, disarmament, anti-war activism
Source: folio
NACLA'S Latin America and Empire Report. Vol IX, No. 4, May-June 1975.
Topic: US Imperialism Research, Imperialism
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CV of Daniel Ellsberg's mentor and confidant in Vietnam, John Paul Vann.
Topics: John Paul Vann, Daniel Ellsberg, Vietnam, ISA
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Draft portion of Ellsberg's book Papers on the War, excerpts from transcript of Ellsberg and Senator Charles Goodell's appearence on the 1970-05-10 episode of The Advocates.
Topics: Vietnam, pacification, Papers on the War
National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 173 edited by William Burr. "To Have Only the Option That of Killing 80 Million People is the Height of Immorality" The Nixon Administration, the SIOP, and the Search for Limited Nuclear Options 1969-1974. On the Nixon administrations desire and plans to be able to conduct tactical nuclear strikes that would not result in general nuclear war.
Topics: Vietnam, Nixon, Madman Theory, nuclear deterrence, Cold War, The Doomsday Machine, SIOP
Excerpts from Kissinger's Talk at Mexico City Conference. The New York Times. 1974-02-22.
Topic: US Imperialism Research, Imperialism, Kissinger
Source: folio
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by William Hines
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Profile of Daniel Ellsberg in the May 28, 1978 Sunday Sun-Times. Focus on nuclear deterrence issues and the neutron bomb. Includes Ellsberg's notes in preparation for and reflecting on the interview which the article is based upon.
Topics: neutron bomb, non-proliferation, Daniel Ellsberg
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by Frank J. Donner and Eugene Cerruti
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The Grand Jury Network How The Nixon Administration Has Secretly Perverted a Traditional Safeguard of Individual Rights. An article in the January, 3 1972 issue of the Nation magazine.
Topic: civil liberties, grand jury, anti-war movement
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by Newsweek
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Edition of Newsweek published in the wake of the Pentagon Papers, featuring multiple articles addressing the issues they exposed and coverage of Daniel Ellsberg.
Topic: pentagon papers, Vietnam, anti-war activism
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The Washington Post. 1975-01-26.
Topic: US Imperialism Research, Imperialism
Source: folio
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Article by Daniel Ellsberg on his subjective experience of leaking the Pentagon Papers for the May-June 2000 issue of Modern Maturity.
Topic: Vietnam, pentagon papers
Money and Misery In Indonesia, Wealth Flows in, but Masses Don't Get Much of It by William D. Hartley. The Washington Post 1974-02-26.
Topic: US Imperialism Research, Imperialism
Source: folio
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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Memoranda sent with Ellsberg's working notes on Vietnam to RAND colleagues.
Topics: RAND, Vietnam
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Documents, some annotated, relating to the 1983 War Scare.
Topics: Able Archer, Nuclear Deterrence, 83 War Scare, The Doomsday Machine
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by Ram Dass, Daniel Ellsberg
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A Transcript of a conversation between Ram Dass and Daniel Ellsberg. Dialog about Nuclear Madness On Walking Together Away from the Brink.
Topic: Ram Dass, Daniel Ellsberg, anti-war movement, anti-war, Freeze Movement, non-proliferation
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Enola Gay Research Compiled by Daniel Ellsberg. Snoopy at the Smithsonian. Editorial. The Wall Street Journal. 1994-10-25.
Topic: Enola Gay
Source: folio
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by Kenneth E. Boulding
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Paper in the American Economic Review on decision theory and ethics.
Topic: decision theory, ethics, economics
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Excerpts from A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn, wherein Ellsberg is mentioned. Collected and annotated by Daniel Ellsberg.
Topics: Howard Zinn, pentagon papers
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by Coalition for a New Foreign and Military Policy
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Publication by the Coalition for A New Foreign and Military Policy regarding Soviet nuclear first strike capabilites.
Topic: Nuclear Test Ban, Freeze Movement, anti-war activism, NFU, USSR, Nuclear First Use
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by Albert Wohlstetter
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Article by RAND colleague on nuclear deterrence.
Topics: nuclear deterrence, The Doomsday Machine, RAND
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A compendium of notes kept by Ellsberg during the writing of his groundbreaking PhD Thesis Risk, Ambiguity, and Decision.
Topics: decision theory, game theory
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by John Paul Vann
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Letter to Ellsberg from John Paul Vann, regarding Colonel Tran Ngoc Chau and the situation on the ground in Vietnam.
Topics: RAND, Vietnam, Tran Ngoc Chau, John Paul Vann
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by David MacIsaac
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Strategic Bombing in World War Two The Story of The United States Strategic Bombing Survey by David MacIsaac. Featuring Ellsberg's notes and commentary. Item 010-023a are duplicate excerpts with additional comments.
Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, firebombing
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Personal collection of annotated copies of his seminal paper in decision theory, a pivotal critique of the normative claims of Bayseian decision making. Published in The Quarterly Journal of Economics Vol. LXXV November, 1961 No. 4. Based in part on research done in the course of his PhD in Economics at Harvard. Collection includes responses published countemporaneously: Distortion of Subjective Probabilities as A Reaction to Uncertainty by William Fellner. Comment by Howard Raiffa.
Topics: Decision Theory, Game Theory, Daniel Ellsberg, Risk Ambiguity and The Savage Axioms, Bayesian
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by Daniel Ellsberg
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A batch of memo's, notes, and cables composed by Ellsberg during his study on Vietnam.
Topics: Vietnam, DoD
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by Hans Rumpf
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Topics: Strategic Bombing, WW2, targeting civillians, ethics of war, firebombing, Dresden