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  • Mentions: United States Congress
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Addams asserts that the current and future generations must make an effort towards world peace and international cooperation.
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Addams discusses the importance of social work to the health of a community in an address to the National Federation of Settlements in Cleveland.
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Addams discusses the motto of the Chicago Woman's Club and its history of social reform for its Golden Jubilee at the Congress Hotel.
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Addams describes the history of the Chicago Woman's Club and the future of social reform.
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A description of the National Illiteracy Crusade's work and its supporters.
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McClatchy asks Addams to oppose efforts to weaken immigration restrictions on Japan and to help them obtain more supporters among the clergy.
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Bruère asks Addams to make corrections or suggestions on an outline for a book on prohibition.
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Wickersham asks Addams' opinion on keeping the Committee's goals the same.
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Addams proclaims that radio and moving pictures are used as militarist propaganda and discusses the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's international work.
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Rice tells Addams that the men of Missouri and Kansas are unwilling to fight in wars without a referendum.
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A referendum seeking opinions on repealing or modifying the Volstead Act.
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Addams discusses the ill effect of current immigration law before the Brooklyn Jewish Center.
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Doty tells Addams about the preliminary discussions about the theme for the next International Congress of Women.
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Detzer asks Addams to write an appeal letter for Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's members to raise funds.
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Detzer thanks Rice for his letter and promises to send report of the upcoming Women's International League for Peace and Freedom conference in Chicago.
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Addams discusses a meeting with Theodore Roosevelt in 1905 in which he advised women's clubs to agitate for labor reform.
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Addams addresses a peace meeting and argues that in order for Europe to recover economically, the peace treaty must be revised; she also argues that the United States should and will join the League of Nations.
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Uchimura discusses his disappointment with the United States for its immigration policy regarding Japan.
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Woods tells Speer that he considers the Japanese Exclusion Act a disaster for the United States.
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Kelley gives Addams a sense of the publicity campaign to pass the Child Labor amendment.
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The Children's Bureau argues for the passage of an amendment to the constitution to protect children.
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Balch advises Mrs. Stephenson in ways that she can work for international peace.
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Colcord sends Addams his ideas on how to gather Republican support for the World Court.