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  • Subject is exactly "race discrimination"
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The author sympathizes with the McNamara brothers, who bombed the Los Angeles Times building in California in October 1910, because they were insane but criticizes the Chicago newspapers for responding with bigotry against the Irish community.
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The author asks Addams for help getting American women to protest atrocities in Wiesbaden, Germany.
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Article about the creation of a permanent committee, on which Jane Addams was invited to serve, coming out of the Conference on the Status of the Negro.
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Barnes writes to Addams about her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, and expresses some concerns about her ideas.
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Von Mach invites Addams to speak at a meeting opposing the French colonial troops in the German Rhine.
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Balch sends Ovington word of efforts of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom regarding issues surrounding Black troops from colonized countries.
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Boos-Jegher asks Addams to help remove French African troops from occupied Germany.
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Pinkett praises Addams' defense of immigrants in her article in Charities and Commons and relates the persecution of immigrants to that of African-Americans.
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Addams chastises American society for failing to live up to the ideals of the Emancipation Proclamation and demands political equality for black Americans.
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Addams chastises American society for failing to live up to the ideals of the Emancipation Proclamation and demands political equality for black Americans.
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Willett demands that Colby investigate alleged atrocities committed by black French troops in Germany.
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Hecksher asks Addams for help to protest the German Government.
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Gregg tells Addams why he believes that the Hampton University Library School will not set back the cause of desegregation in the library profession.
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The Chicago branch of the NAACP protests the Wilson administration's apparent racial discrimination in the federal civil service.
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Addams tells Landman that she cannot write an article for him due to her many existing commitments.
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Addams agrees with Terrell's objection to calling for the removal of black French troops in Germany and invites her to attend the local meeting where the issue is on the agenda.
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Addams tells Breckinridge that she has doubts that discrimination against African-Americans in the federal government is increasing.
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Berg and colleagues ask Carlson to sway public opinion against Black French Colonial soldiers in Germany.
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Cumberson updates Addams on the work of the California branch of the Woman's Peace Party.
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Newspaper report of the lynching of six black men in Lake City, Florida, accused of murdering Robert B. Smith, a prominent white man.
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Widegren outlines a course about how to work with minorities on peace for the Summer School.
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Addams offers a counter narrative to the idea that the U.S. government should limit immigration, arguing that immigrants provide benefits to society and are deserving of protections under the law. This is the fifth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.
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Partial galley proof of Addams's McClure's article about her experiences at the Progressive Party Convention, discussing how items were added to its platform, particularly labor and military planks, and her dismay about the conventions unjust treatment of African-Americans.
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Villard asks Addams to protest the lynchings of six black men in Florida.
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Addams writes about the strong racism asserting itself in America, blaming it on segregation and the lack of interaction between white and black people.