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American Civil Liberties Union defines its stance on first amendment rights, labor rights, law enforcement, immigration and racial equality.

Follansbee updates Addams on a lawsuit over a will that includes Hull-House.

Balch thanks Colcord for sending information about the World Court and wishes that they had it sooner to aid their resolution sent to President Harding.

See sends Addams a statement on his opposition to child labor laws.

See argues for the abolition of child labor law and maligns social workers and woman suffrage .

Kelley gives Addams a sense of the publicity campaign to pass the Child Labor amendment.

Gulick discusses Japanese-American foreign relations and how they have been impacted by the Great Kanto Earthquake and the anti-Japanese immigration laws passed in the United States.

McClatchy tells Gulick that the California Joint Immigration Committee will oppose the Wickersham plan to open visas for Japan in 1927.

The Congress supports H.R. 3821 which will put enforcement of prohibition under civil service.

Cramton introduces three statements regarding the enforcement of the Eighteenth Amendment in a House hearing on H.R. 3821.

Mead tells Addams her views on the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's resolutions and a possible lawsuit against Joseph Cashman.

Bailey tells Addams that the American Civil Liberties Union plans to sue the Chicago Tribune, C. B. Hopkins and the Military Intelligence Association for libel. They want Addams to join the suit.

Addams tells Bailey that she is not inclined to join the American Civil Liberties Unions lawsuit, but that she believes that the Chicago Tribune should be sued.

Bailey tells Addams that the American Civil Liberties Union will sue C. B. Hopkins for libel.

Addams condemns the future execution of Sacco and Vanzetti, claiming it will harm relations between the US and its immigrant inhabitants.

Addams updates Lloyd on efforts to secure citizenship for Rosika Schwimmer.