Shortly after organizing the "Appeal by American Scientists" in 1957 calling for an end to atmospheric nuclear tests,
Pauling's political affiliations and motivations were investigated by several federal agencies and Congress. In this letter,
Luria provided support for Pauling as his politics were once again called into question by particular members of the United
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1960-07-25 (July 25, 1960)
Luria, Salvador E.
Original Repository: American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers
Reproduced with permission of Daniel D. Luria.
Reproduced with permission of the American Philosophical Society.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Politics, Science, and Social Responsibility
Letter from Linus Pauling to Salvador E. Luria [An Appeal by American Scientists to the Governments and People of the World]
(May 15, 1957)