- THE OTHER ALLIANCE

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS

  • AH – America House / Amerika-Haus
  • AID – Agency for International Development
  • APO – Außerparlamentarische Opposition (also EPO)
  • APOB – Archive “APO und soziale Bewegungen,” Free University Berlin
  • ASTA – Allgemeiner Studierenden Ausschuß  (Student Government)
  • BPP – Black Panther Party
  • BV – Bundesvorstand (National Office)
  • CF – Chronological File
  • CIA – Central Intelligence Agency
  • CREST – CIA Records Search Tool, U.S. National Archives II, College Park, Maryland
  • CU – Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State
  • DK – Delegiertenkonferenz (National Convention)
  • DOS – Department of State
  • EPO – Extra-Parliamentary Opposition (also APO)
  • ESU – Étudiants Socialistes Unifiés, France
  • FBI – Federal Bureau of Intelligence
  • FRG – Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland)
  • FRUS – Foreign Relations of the United States
  • FSM – Free Speech Movement
  • FSO – Foreign Service Officer
  • FU – Freie Universität (Free University)
  • FY – Fiscal Year
  • GAI – German-American Institute
  • GDR – German Democratic Republic (Deutsche Demokratische Republic)
  • GUL – Georgetown University Library, Special Collections, Washington, D.C.
  • HEW – Department of Health, Education and Welfare
  • HIS – Hamburg Institute for Social Research, Hamburg
  • IAYC – Inter-Agency Youth Committee
  • ICDP – International Confederation for Disarmament and Peace
  • INFI – Internationales Nachrichten- und Forschungsinstitut
  • (International News- and Research Institute)
  • INR – Office of Intelligence and Research, Department of State
  • ISS – Intercollegiate Socialist Society
  • IUS – International Union of Students
  • JFKL – John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, Massachusetts
  • JGS – Jeunes Gardes Socialistes, Belgium
  • IUSY – International Union of Socialist Youth
  • LBJL – Lyndon B. Johnson Library, Austin, Texas
  • LID – League for Industrial Democracy
  • LNS – Liberation News Service
  • MAAG – Military Assistance Advisory Group
  • MACV – Military Assistance Command, Vietnam
  • NA – U.S. National Archives II, College Park, Maryland
  • NADC – U.S. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  • NALSO – National Association of Labour Student Organizations, UK
  • NATO – North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • NEA – North East Asia
  • NLF – National Liberation Front
  • NLN – New Left Notes
  • NPD – Nationaldemokratische Partei Deutschlands 
(German National Democratic Party)
  • NPT – Non-Proliferation Treaty
  • NSA – National Student Association
  • NSA – National Security Agency
  • NSF – National Security File
  • OLC – Oxford Labour Club, Oxford, UK
  • PL – Progressive Labor
  • RAF – Rote Armee Franktion (Red Army Faction)
  • RC – Republikanischer Club (Republican Club)
  • RYM – Revolutionary Youth Movement
  • SANE – National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy
  • SDS – Sozialistischer Deutscher Studentenbund (West Germany) or Students for a Democratic Society (USA)
  • SDS – Students for a Democratic Society
  • SED – Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands (Socialist Union Party of East Germany)
  • SHB – Sozialdemokratischer Hochschulbund (Social Democratic Student Association)
  • SHSW – State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
  • SLID – Student League for Industrial Democracy
  • SNCC – Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
  • SPD – Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (German Social Democratic Party)
  • TU – Technische Universität (Technical University)
  • UASC – University of Arkansas Libraries, Special Collections, Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • USG – United States Government
  • USIA – United States Information Agency
  • USIS – United States Information Service
  • VDS – Verband Deutscher Studentenschaften (Association of German Student Bodies)
  • WFDY – World Federation of Democratic Youth
  • WHCF – White House Confidential File
  • WYA – World Youth Assembly
  • YPSL – Young People Socialist League