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The Chicago branch of the Woman's Peace Party suggests that pacifists work on food conservation, child welfare, better conditions for soldiers, a defense of civil rights and plans for financing the war.
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De Silver asks Addams whether the American Civil Liberties Union can use her name in an advertisement regarding the trial of International Workers of the World leaders on espionage and sedition.
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Addams tells De Silver not to use her name on an American Civil Liberties Union advertisement in support of an International Workers of the World case.
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The Woman's Peace Party outlines steps that peace activists can take once war is declared.
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Addams apologizes to Baldwin for not signing a support letter but notes that she is wary of signing on causes that she is not familiar with.
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American Civil Liberties Union defines its stance on first amendment rights, labor rights, law enforcement, immigration and racial equality.
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A form asking for potential members for the American Civil Liberties Union.
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Addams tells Harvier that she believes the apathy regarding civil liberties is slowing declining.
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Spencer tells Addams about the work of the American section of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in detail.
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Addams tells Wood that she will join the Civil Liberties Bureau, but questions whether national groups are as effective as local ones.
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The American Civil Liberties Union seeks approval of its statement of principles and the candidacy of Fremont Older to the National Committee.
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Karsten asks Baldwin not to use Addams's name with the Liberty Defense Union until she has agreed to have it used.
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A list of names of people likely to join the national committee of the Liberty Defense Union.
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Addams telegrams the National Civil Liberties Bureau that she cannot attend the Washington meeting.
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Addams tells Stokes that she cannot leave Chicago to attend the National Civil Liberties Bureau meeting in Washington.
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Addams reluctantly declines to sign on to Baldwin's appeal for funds to defend Industrial Workers of the World workers arrested by the government.