Three subcollections composed of materials collected by Arnold Kohen, Martin Rendon, and Daniel Southerland, relating to the advocacy work of the Humanitarian Project regarding violent Indonesian occupation of Timor-Leste (formerly East Timor).
Contains various documents such as letters, memorandums and press releases that were written or published in 1977.
This item includes :
Speech by Murray Kempton, CBS Radio Network with Spectrum (17.12.1977)
Speech by Phyllis Schlafly, CBS Radio Network with Spectrum (17.12.1977)
Memorandum to Ed Luidens & Hank Lacy, East Asia, Fred Wilson, Southern Asia and William Wipfler, Human Rights from Frank Cooley, Indonesia Liaison (25.04.1977) Subj.: Reflections on the East Timor Tragedy | 5 pp.
Speech by Murray Kempton, CBS Radio Network with Spectrum (17.12.1977)
“Indonesia fears U.D. aid cut-off on Human Rights” Pacific News Service (14.04.1977) | 4 pp.
Letter to Exmo. Reverendo Padre Francisco M. Fernandes, Presidente da Comissāo dos Refugiados de Timor (President of the Commission of refugees in Timor) from Joseph G. Sullivan, Segundo Secretário de Embaixada (25.03.1977) [Portuguese]
Letter to Exmo Senhor Francisco Mario Fernandes, Presidente da Comissāo dos Refugiados de Timor from D.A. Roycroft (1977)
Letter to the Honorable Fraser, the Chairman of Sub-Committee of the Human Rights from Francisco Lornandes (07.26.1977)
Letter to the Hon. Donald M. Fraser, U.S Senate, from Douglas J. Bennet, Assistant Secretary for Congressional Relations (21.12.1977)
Letter to the Hon. Cyrus R. Vance, Secretary of State from Donald Fraser, Subcommittee on International Organizations, (29.11.1977) | 3 pp.
Congressional Record - July 20th, 1977
Information package from the East Timor Information and Research Project that contains documentation concerning Indonesian use of U.S., British, French, Australian and Canadian Military equipment in the invasion of East Timor (1977) | 8 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Martin Hatch, one of Ben Anderson’s students (20.11.1977)
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Don Luce, Clergy and Laity Concerned (09.03.1977)
Letter to Ms. Sue Nichterlein, Republica Democratica de Timor Leste, from Donald M. Fraser, Subcommittee on International Organizations (22.02.1977)
Rajaratnam: Singapore recognizes the status quo of Timor (01.08.1977)
Daily Report Annex: Asia & Pacific (18.08.1977) | 2 pp.
Letter to Dr. Richard W. Franke from David Hicks, StonyBrook (14.06.1977)
Nation Manuscript that Arnold Kohen wrote, published in November 1977 | 16 pp.
Document submitted to the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Committee on International Relations written by Stephen R. Heder & Arnold Kohen (19.07.1977) Subj.: American Policy and the Issue of East Timor | 5 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from John P. Salzberg, Staff Consultant of the Subcommittee on International Organizations (05.08.1977)
Document submitted to the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Committee on International Relations, written by Stephen Heder from Arnold Kohen (28.06.1977) Subj.: East Timor and the Issue of Self-Determination | 11 pp.
Letter to the Committee for Justice from Richard W. Franke (15.12.1977)
“Jakarta Domestic Service in Indonesian” (22.08.1977)
Notes on Timor hearings in Subcommittee on Inter-National Organizations by Jacqui Chagnon (19.07.1977) | 2 pp.
“West Timorese flees to Fretilin-held areas” (28.09.1977) ETAN | 2 pp.
ETAN Press Release: News and Communiques on Radio Maubere September 23 and 25 1977 | 2 pp.
República Democrática de Timor Leste: News Release that includes three newspaper articles (18.10.1976) | 2 pp. : ● 40 000 Indonesian armies in East Timor (08.10.1976) Financial Review ● Indons lunch Timor attack ● Fretilin still strong: Suharto (26.08.1976) Sydney Morning Herald
Letter to Support groups and fraternal organizations from New York Information Office,
45, 35 Claremont Avenue, New York, New York 10027 (Sue Nichterlein) (27.02.1977) |
Letter to the Members of Congress from Jacqui Chagnon and Mike Connor (03/1977) Subj.: Ongoing war in East Timor and the use of U.S. Weapons by Indonesia
Letter to Mr. Blair Clark, The Nation from John Newmann (02.12.1977)
Letter to Carmel (no last name mentioned) from Lou Wulff (28.03.1977)
Letter to the Members of the Committee on International Relations from Donald M. Fraser, Subcommittee on International Organizations (29.06.1977) Subj.: Summary of hearing on human rights in East Timor held on June 28, 1977, | 2 pp.
Letter to Members of the Committee on International Relations from Donald M. Fraser, Subcommittee on International Organizations (21.07.1977) Subj.: Summary of hearing on Human Rights in East Timor, held on July 19, 1977, | 2 pp.
Radio News Bulletin: Timor Hearings (23.03.1977)
“East Timor Terrorists surrender to Government” (14.06.1977)
“Fretilin leader reports victories to Cuban news service” (15.06.1977)
Contains various documents such as letters, memorandums and press releases that were written or published in 1978.
This item includes:
Letter to the Editor of the Columbia Journalism Review from Arnold Kohen (20.12.1978) | 3 pp.
Letter from Noam Chomsky (11.10.1978)
“Stop Indonesia’s starvation strategy in East Timor International Red Cross Relief mission urgently needed” a form that brings what was happening in Timor to light (1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to Vice-President Walter Mondale from Jacqui Chagnon, CALC Human Rights Program, (27.04.1978) | 2 pp.
“East Timor & Self-Determination” written by CALC to V.P. Mondale (27.04.1978) | 2 pp.
“Indonesia’s Political Prisoners” written by CALC to V.P. Mondale (27.04.1978)
Letter to Mr. Arnold Kohen from Jennifer Wilson, Letters Editor of The Sunday Times (30.08.1978)
Letter to the Hon. Donald M. Fraser from Douglas Bennet Jr, Assistant Secretary for Congressional Relations, (07.01.1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to the Hon. Cyrus R. Vance, Secretary of State from Donald Fraser (08.12.1977)
Letter to Mr. Peter Stephens from Madeleine Edmondson, Newsweek (05.12.1978)
Letter to Tapol-U.S. Campaign for the Release of Indonesian Political Prisoners from Hodding Carter III, Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs and Department Spokesmen, (03.07.1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to the Editor of The Sunday Times from Arnold Kohen (21.08.1978)
Letter to Arnold Kohen from George Palmer, Assistant to the Executive Editor of The New York Times, (08.06.1978)
Letter to the Hon. Donald M. Fraser from Douglas J. Bennet (23.09.1978) | 3 pp.
Letter to the Hon. Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State from Donald Fraser, Chairman (04.08.1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to the Hon. Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State from Donald Fraser & Helen Meyner (22.06.1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to the Hon. Donald Fraser from Douglas J. Bennet (15.08.1978) | 2 pp.
Letter to the Editor of The New York Times from Arnold Kohen (30.04.1978) | 2 pp.
“U.S. Pilots are bombing Asians again” flyer (07/1978)
Letter to Ambassador Andrew Young from Jose Ramos Horta, Representative of Fretilin for the United Nations and International Organizations (12.07.1978) | 2 pp.
Press Release: Statement by Mr. Jose Ramos-Horta, Permanent Representative of the Frente Revolucionaria de Timor Leste Independente Fretilin for the United Nations and International Organizations (12.07.1978) | 2 pp.
Mailgram to Patricia Derian, Assistant Secretary for Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs, from Arnold Kohen (18.10.1978)
Mailgram from Roberta Quance (25.09.1978)
Letter to Carmel from John Newman (24.05.1978) | 3 pp
A Report prepared for the Committee on Foreign Relations United States Senate by the Foreign Affairs and National Defense Division Congressional Research Service Library of Congress (11/1970) | 2 pp. with the speech attached | 15 pp.
Letter to Mr. Robert Grose from Susan Hafe, Chief Correspondence Management Division (06.09.1978) | 2 pp.
Coalition for a New Foreign and Military Policy - International Human Rights and the Administration’s Security Assistance Program for Fiscal Year 1979 - a Critique (03/1978) | 33 pp.
Human Rights in East Timor - Testimony by Shepard Forman (28.06.1977) | 5 pp.
Letter to Rev. William Wipfler, National Council of Churches Human Rights Office, from Arnold Kohen (27.12.1978) | 2 pp.
“Emergency Committee for Human Rights in Indonesia and Self-Determination in East Timor (1978) | 2 pp.
The ten best-censored stories of 1979 - number 7 is The Tragedy in East Timor (leaflet) | 4 pp.
Comments on Prof. Benedict Anderson on the 1979 State Department Report on Human Rights in Indonesia and East Timor, as requested by Subcommittee Chairman Bonner | 2 pp.
Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly - Comissao dos Refugiados de Timor Oriental: - Father Francisco Maria Fernandes, President & Father Apolinario Guterres, Acting President (10/1979) | 8 pp.
CRT - Commission des Refugiés de Timor au Portugal (05.09.1979) [French]
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Jerry Underdal, Co-editor of The South Asia Record requesting him to do a commentary article on East Timor and attached are drafts of a commentary (04.09.1979) | 11 pp.
The Frightened Country by Alan Renouf (1979) Subj.: The East Timor Affairs | 9 pp.
“Indonesian Genocide” (1979) | 3 pp.
Letter to Professor Noam Chomsky, Department of Linguistics (M.I.T) from Robert Karl Manoff, Editor of the Columbia Journalism Review (13.07.1979) | 2 pp.
Letter to Robert Karl Manoff from Noam Chomsky (06.08.1979) which an attachment to his piece “An Act of Genocide” | 7 pp.
Congressional Record - November 9th, 1979
Letter to Mr. Charles G. Santora from Susan Haufe, Chief of Correspondence Management Division (23.04.1979) | 2 pp.
Congressional Record - September 27th, 1979 | 2 pp.
Questions on East Timor for Mr. Holbrooke, Question for Mr. Wolff to ask Mr. Holbrooke (1979) | 3pp.
Confidential (19.01.1979) | 3 pp.
East Timor Ad-Hoc Strategy and Action Group (09.12.1979) | 2 pp.
Summary of World Broadcasts on BBC (13.04.1979)
Congressional Record - November 15th, 1979 | 2 pp.
Notes on Washington by Jeremy Mark (working with Carmel B.) (06.08.1979) | 3 pp.
Notes on Washington II by Jeremy Mark (working with Carmel B.) (01.10.1979) | 3 pp.
Letter to Ms Meg Greenfield, Editorial Page Editor of The Washington Post from Roberta A. Quance (07.06.1979) | 2 pp.
Letter to Mr. Bob Wahls, Photography Editor of The Daily News from Arnold Kohen (26.11.1979)
Letter to Stephen S. Rosenfeld, The Washington Post, from Arnold Kohen (23.11.1979) | 2 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from David Scott, Community Aid Abroad (05.09.1979)
Letter to Arnold Kohen from an Editor at the “World Review” (1979)
A Speech by Arnold Kohen (1979) | 15 pp.
Letter to the Hon. Donald McHenry, Ambassador; United Nations from Tom Harkin, Member of Congress (1979)
Dear Colleague from Tom Harkin, Member of Congress (22.10.1979)
Letter from the Hon. Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State from Tom Harkin, Member of Congress (22.10.1979) | 2 pp.
Intervention given by Mr. Paulo Pires, a member of the Central Committee of “UDT” (Timorese Democratic Union) to the 4th Committee to the United Nations Organizations (22.10.1979) | 10 pp.
Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly, delivered by Elizabeth Traube (10.1979) | 9 pp.
Letter to the Editor from Elizabeth Traube, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Wesleyan University (02.11.1979)
Congressional Record - November 9th, 1979 | 2 pp.
Letter package to Jackson Anderson that includes: important press material for background, the situation in brief, inventory of press material and four newspaper articles written by Jack Anderson and corrections | 11 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Jose Ramos Horta (10.01.1979)
A.I.D News: “Two U.S. Relief Agencies to Aid East Timor Villagers” (30.11.1979) | 2 pp.
Conversation with Morton Kondracke, foreign editor (23.10.1979) | 3 pp.
Letter to Prof. Donald E. Weatherbee, Institute of International Studies, University of South Carolina from Ben Anderson, Professor of Government & Asian Studies, Cornell University (22.11.1980) | 2 pp.
Telegram to the Embassy of Jakarta from Secretary of State, Washington, DC (10/1980) Subj.: CRS East Timor Humanitarian Assistance Program
Amnesty International News Release: “Amnesty International Expresses to Indonesian Authorities Fears that East Timorese may have been executed” (03.05.1980)
East Timor Bibliography presented by the Asian Center (10/1980) | 4 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Alexandre Hay, President of le Comité International Genève, (28.04.1980) with four attached annexes | 7 pp.
“Timor Situation Report No. 3” (25.08.1980) | 9 pp.
Congressional Record - April 16th, 1980
Amnesty International News Release: “Amnesty International Fears Executions in East Timor” (04.05.1980) | 2 pp.
Amnesty International: “Memorandum on Indonesia for Governments attending the meeting of the Inter-Governmental Group on Indonesia” (04.1980) | 11 pp.
Catholic Relief Services: “CRS Telethon a Success” (15.06.1980)
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Soleuki (09.08.1980) | 2 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Father Francisco Fernandes (10.04.1980)
Letter to Mr. McKellar, Ambassador of Timor in USA from Father Francisco Fernandes (18.04.1980) | 2 pp.
Letter to Holly Burkhalter, Legislative Assistant, Rep. Tom Harkin from Father Francisco Fernandes (23.09.1980) | 2 pp.
Letter to Professor Richard Falk, Center of International Studies, Princeton University from Robert Johansen (03.04.1980)
Letter to De Groene Amsterdammer from Arnold Kohen (12.11.1980) Subj.: UN votes on Timor; New York Conference; US developments | 6 pp.
U.S. Statement on East Timor Fourth Committee, October 30, 1980, | 2 pp.
Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on East Timor. Delivered by Benedict R. O’G. Anderson, Professor of Government & Asian Studies, Cornell University (20.10.1980) | 13 pp.
Statement on East Timor delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly presented by James Dunn (20.10.1980) | 7 pp.
Statement on behalf of Amnesty International to the Fourth Committee of the Thirty-Fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly in Connection with the question of East Timor (20.10.1980) | 3 pp.
Statement by Ambassador Sergio Corréa da Costa, permanent representative of Brazil, to the IV Committee on item 85 - Question of East Timor (22.10.1980) | 4 pp.
Statement on East Timor to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations presented by Elizabeth Traube of Wesleyan University (17.10.1980) | 7 pp.
Statement on East Timor to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations presented by Jill Jolliffe, Anti-Slavery for the Protection of Human Rights (20.10.1980) | 14 pp.
Communiqué of the Council of Ministers on the Question of East Timor (12.09.1980) | 5 pp.
Statement by H. E. Ambassador Vasco Futscher Perreira, permanent representative of Portugal in the 4th Committee on the Question of East Timor (17.10.1980) | 9 pp.
Letter to Arnold Kohen (31.10.1980)
Statement by Mr. M. Alkatiri, Fretilin’s Central Committee Secretary for External Relations, delivered before the 4th Committee of the General Assembly, 35th Session (10/1980) | 13 pp.
Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly by Admiral Gene R. La Rocque, U.s. Navy (Ret.) Director, Center for Defense Information (20.10.1980) | 10 pp.
Petition on East Timor presented to the Fourth Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations by Roger S. Clark, Professor of Law at Rutgers University on behalf of the International League for Human Rights (14.10.1980) | 5 pp.
Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly delivered by Movimento Nacional Para A Libertaçāo E Independencia de Timor - Dili (17.10.1980) | 14 pp.
Statement delivered by the UDT (Uniño Democrática Timorenso) to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly (10.1980) | 11 pp.
Speech delivered by Mr. Abílio Araùjo, Member of the Fretilin Central Committee and of the Government of the Democratic Republic of East Timor at the Congress on East Timor, held in Amsterdam, Holland, on September 27 and 28 1980 | 5 pp.
Three page speech (1980)
National Strategy Day, October 19, 1980 at the U.N. Church Center : The Schedule
Letter to Chairman of the Council on Southeast Asia Studies, Mr. Jim Scott, Yale University from Husein Joesoef, Minister Counselor (31.12.1980) | 2 pp.
Letter to Professor Richard Falk, Center for International Studies, Princeton University from Arnold Kohen (19.05.1980)
Handwritten letter from Don Luce, Asian Center (25.09.1980)
Letter to the East Timor Working Group from Holly (25.01.1980) Subj.: Current Activities | 2 pp.
This item includes various document written in 1982. Ranges from letters, memorandums, handwritten notes.
This item includes:
Memorandum to J. Bryan Hehir from Edward W. Doherty (26.01.1982) Subj.: East Timor
Letter to Hgr. da Costa Lopes from Bishop J.J. Gerry D.D and his reply (11.11.1982)
Memorandum to J. Bryan Hehir from Edward W. Doherty (28.05.1982) Subj.: East Timor
Memorandum to J. Bryan Hehir from Edward W. Doherty (02.07.1982) Subj.: East Timor
Letter to J. Bryan Hehir from Edward Doherty (20.07.1982) Subj.: Possible Congressional Hearings on East Timor
Memorandum to J. Bryan Hehir from Edward Doherty (03.12.1982) Subj.: Funding the East Timor consultation
Letter from the National Conference of Catholic Bishops to Bishop Broderick (22.12.1982) and his reply
Correspondence from the Catholic Institute for International Relations to Arnold Kohen and Chin Wei (February-August 1982)
Memorandum from Eileen Sudworth to APHD Partner Agencies (23.08.1982) Subj.: East Timor, includes an interview with Mgr. Martinho da Costa Lopez, Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese of Dili, East Timor
Letter to Bishop Broderick from Father Charlebois regarding Father Hehir’s Testimony on East Timor (09.12.1982)
Thirty-Six Pearls of Pancasila
Letter to Edward Dougherty from Rosemary Huber with includes her experiences, reflections and impressions as a resident in Indonesia during the East Timor Crisis (12/1982)
Letter to Rev. Edwin B. Broderick from Patrick C. Jones (01.02.1982) Subj.: Reported Famine Situation - East Timor
Expenditures Grant Aid (receipts) 1982
CRS Project Profile: East Timor Agricultural Development Program
Information on East Timor/Informations sur Timor Est (16.01.1982)
Letter to Msgr. Daniel F. Hoye from Edwin B. Broderick and his reply (26.08.1982)
Handwritten notes (5 pp.) Subj.: East Timor Committees
Letter to Archbishop John Roach from the Sisters of North Dame De Namur about supporting the Apostolic Administrator of East Timor, Monsignor Martinho da Costa Lopes. (18.10.1982)
Letter to Monsignor Francis J. Lally from the Sister of North Dame De Namur about supporting the Apostolic Administrator of East Timor. (25.10.1982)
Handwritten note about East Timor (13.10.1982)
Timor’s Religious Speak: a document prepared by the Religious of East Timor for presentation at the conference of Indonesian Major Religious Superiors.
Letters to Rev. Edward Killackey from Edward Doherty in October and November of 1982
Telex/Cable Message to Bishop Broderick regarding East Timor’s current status (01.12.1982)
Letter to Edward Doherty from the CIIR that encloses a list of contact addresses in Portugal
Letter to Mr. T. Magi at Monash University from Herb Feith, reader in politics. (02.04.1982) Subj.: Canberra Act 2600
Letter to Arnold Kohen from the Parliament of Australia - The Senate (22.12.1982)
Letter to Arnold Kohen from Pat in Australia (July & October 1982)
“Durenberger ‘Challenges U.S. Policy on East Timor (05.10.1982)
Letter to the U.S. Secretary of State Hon. George Shultz from U.S. Senators (30.09.1982)
Letter to the Hon. Charles Percy from U.S. Senators (30.09.1982)
Too Esotericto Fit the Print by Noam Chomsky 16 pp.
Letter to the Editor of the National Times to inform them that they did not mention the aims or the means of the Indonesia Project. They are requesting to submit 1000 words about it. Written by Pat Flanagan and Julie Southwood (14.2.1981) 1 p.
The Silent Suffering of East Timor, newspaper article 4 pp.
Kompas (26.3.1981), articles about the occupation of Baucau 4 pp.
Letter to the Department of State written by Richard Fairbanks (8.4.1981) 3 pp.
Congressional Record-Senate (29.4.1981) 2 pp.
Correspondence by Korinna Horta (10.5.1981) 4 pp.
Letter to the Department of State by Frederick Brown (8.6.1981) 4 pp.
East Timor Updates (09/1981) 4 pp.
President Suharto asks Hierarchy to join Dili Diocese to Indon Bishops' Conference (16.9.1981) 1 p.
4 newspaper articles (08-09/1981) 2 pp.
Urgent Memorandum on the Situation Inside East Timor (23.9.1981) 6 pp.
Notes taken during an interview with a Cape-Verdian family on March 24th and 25th 1982 (about 1981) 3 pp.
Notes taken during the interview with Vicente Guterres on Sept. 5th. 1981. 4 pp.
2 newspaper articles/clipping 2 pp.
Letter to Arnold (10.9.1981) 1 p.
Congressional Record-Senate (16.12.1981) 2 pp.
Letter to de Costa Lopes from Bishop J.J Gerry D.D and his reply (11/1981) 2 pp.
Congressional Record-Senate - Official (16.12.1981) 3 pp.