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Addams explains how educational background, economic situations, and family predicaments have an impact on juvenile crime; and she argues for special treatment of the "juvenile adult." This is the tenth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a women's roles in affecting change.
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Lloyd asks Addams to write an editorial about the Averbuch Incident for Unity in order to address the hysteria it generated.
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Mee offers a lawyer's perspective on Addams' white slavery article in McClure's Magazine and compliments her grasp of the legislation.
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Knox takes issues with Addams's opposition to capital punishment, offering examples of English justice.
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A flyer advertises a public event to promote efforts to end the death penalty in New York. This was held on January 31, 1927.
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Lawes asks Addams to donate funds to help abolish the death penalty in New York.
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Wald writes Addams about efforts to communicate with Germany and Austria about charges against Alice Masaryk.
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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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Collins informs Addams of efforts in Colorado to lobby for a commutation of Nicholas Viana's death sentence.
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Addams explains the evils of unpaid prison labor. This is the fourth 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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Addams finds the causes for breakdowns in municipal administration in eighteenth century idealism that foundered against nineteenth century increases in population, industry and commerce. This speech was originally given on September 25, 1904 at the International Congress of Arts and Sciences in St. Louis, MO.
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Villard asks Addams to protest the lynchings of six black men in Florida.
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Addams finds the causes for breakdowns in municipal administration in eighteenth century idealism that foundered against nineteenth century increases in population, industry and commerce. The speech was originally given on September 25, 1904 at the International Congress of Arts and Sciences in St. Louis, MO.
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Robins requests information about how New York marks residences with members suffering from infectious diseases.