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Addams discusses the perils that face immigrant women and the need for protections.
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Berwald takes issue with the Tribune's stance that only true Americans have ancestors who spoke English. He also expresses his anti-war beliefs.
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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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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.
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Addams provides an argument against literacy tests for immigrants, proposed by the Burnett Bill recently pased by the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Wilson thanks Addams for her recent letter about the immigration bill.
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Addams expresses praise to the President for vetoing an immigration bill.
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Addams urges the public to have a better understanding of the immigrant so as to benefit from their often unseen wisdom and culture.
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In this address, given to the Annual Meeting of the National Education Association in 1908, Addams speaks of the importance of education within the immigrant community and the role of teachers as bridges between the families of students and American society.
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Rosenwald sends Schneiderman a transcript of a telegram from Jane Addams related to literacy tests for immigrants
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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Excerpts from Addams' speech on educational opportunities wasted due to discrimination against immigrants.
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A House bill, introduced by Victor Murdock, to create a Commission on Naturalization.
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A letter enclosing a copy of H.R. 5819 for a Commission on Naturalization.
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The Department of Labor proposes a reorganization of work for immigrants.
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Kellor sends Addams a plan of organization for the new Federal Department of Labor for comment.
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Smith thanks Kohn for the candies she sent to her and to Jane Addams aboard ship for their journey to Egypt and offers some details of their sea voyage.
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Sabath cables Addams that Congress passed a bill to place an immigration station in Chicago.
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Addams congratulates Sabath on the passage of a bill to establish an immigration station in Chicago.
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Addams reviews the research and papers of her colleagues on the topics of immigration, employment, and education at the National Charities and Correction meeting.
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As a foreword to the report on the Immigrants Protective League, Addams explains the difficulties immigrants face and the importance of the League's work to assist them.
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Addams and Abbott write Underwood to oppose a Congressional bill to require literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams expresses her eagerness to help Speranza with the Committee on Crime and Immigration.
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Speranza thanks Abbott and Jane Addams for their work on behalf of the American Institute of Criminal Law & Criminology in its investigation of the courts.
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Burchard thanks Addams sending a copy of Twenty Years at Hull House and looks back at his time living there with nostalgia.
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Addams writes Wald about the importance of the Ostrow case to the Jewish immigrant community and makes plans to meet with Cyrus Adler and Oscar Straus in Washington.
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Bressler accepts Addams' invitation to give a paper at a conference.
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