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  • Mentions: Government of the United States
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In this speech, Addams tells the alumnae of the University of Michigan at the Chicago College club, how they can help with the food shortage crisis by conserving food and understanding the production of food.
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Woods tells Speer that he considers the Japanese Exclusion Act a disaster for the United States.
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Apcar tells Addams about the persecution of Armenian and Assyrian Christians perpetrated by the British and French.
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Eastman sends Addams news coverage of an attack on her and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom made at the Massachusetts conference of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
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Liddon asks Addams for information for a debate concerning the United States' response to Germany's violation of Belgian neutrality.
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Balch tells Hughes the circumstance of her making an erroneous statement about Austrian war debts.
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Balch tells Addams about the plight of Albania and asks her to publicize an appeal in America.
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Balch asks Addams's opinion about asking President Warren G. Harding to offer mediation for the Turkish situation.
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Balch asks Heymann and Marshall for authorization to ask Addams to seek American support for mediation to prevent war in Turkey.
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Balch asks the New York Times to support efforts to have the United States postpone Austrian war debts until the country is back on its feet.
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Pethick-Lawrence describes a militant peace meeting held in Washignton.
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This paper focuses on the relationship between ethics, economics, government, and religion.
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Miller describes Kate Waller Barrett's work in Europe with deported women and children and hopes to arrange a meeting with Addams.
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Keppel confirms his meeting with Wood and Addams, but doubts the government will get involved in the prisoner of war cause.
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Pethick-Lawrence asks Addams to help obtain permission of the American government to repatriate prisoners of war.
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Curtis criticizes Addams's defense of immigrants and her views of political deportations.
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Clark tells Detzer about the role the United States' Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom can play on the disarmament issue.
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George W. Perkins discusses the Woodrow Wilson administation and the government's efforts to break the monopoly of the American Telephone Company.
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Addams argues that international peace is not a failed idea, and even though World War One is in the early stages of fighting it is not to late to stop war from continuing. Bryan also claims that peace is possible with mediation.