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Addams advocates for creating alderman at large positions to look after needs of Chicago as a whole.
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Levinson asks Addams for her opinion of his program (not found) and regrets that she could not join them that night.
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Addams exhorts Morris to have the Chicago Peace Society drum up support for the League of Nations.
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Hapgood explains to Addams why Levinson's employment is no longer viable.
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Taylor and Addams discuss the arrest of Abraham Isaak.
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Karsten notifies Addams of Nicholes' passing and of a future meeting held by the Woman's City Club.
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Two excerpts from an article detailing the goings on of various Chicago women's clubs.
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Addams discusses plans for the Progressive Party Convention and its Peace Committee.
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Addams declines nomination for mayoral race in Chicago.
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Addams remarks at the turn out of women voters in almost every ward in Chicago that came out to vote.
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Addams endorses Harriet Vittum, who campaigned for the Board of Aldermans in the Seventeenth ward of Chicago.
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Addams urges new women voters in Chicago to vote nonpartisan in local elections.
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Robins thanks Addams for her work in the Progressive Party during the past election.
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In this published version of a speech given to the Chicago City Club on November 7, Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois.
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Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois. This speech was given to the Chicago City Club.
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Using her home Nineteenth Ward in Chicago as an example, Addams explains how political corruption is born in the corruption of youth and argues for the establishment of regulated public spaces to encourage cooperative and positive relationships instead. This is the eighth 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 discusses the role of a lack of recreation for youth as a source of political corruption and argues for the establishment of regulated public spaces to encourage cooperative and positive relationships.
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Addams discusses how philanthropic activities become political activities, citing instances from her own work in Chicago.
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Addams discusses how philanthropic activities become political activities, citing instances from her own work in Chicago.
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Addams discusses the movement for municipal suffrage for women in Chicago, arguing that it will help improve schools, public health, and sanitation.
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Addams advocates for public recreational spaces for the benefit of all.
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Ford encloses a number of clippings related to a Peace Song Service held two days prior.
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Addams talks about the settlement as a bulwark against anti-immigrant persecution, using examples of Russian anarchists.
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Mecartney asks Addams to tell him when Rosika Schwimmer arrives in Chicago so he can make the travel arrangements for her speech that evening.
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Merriam sends Addams a copy of an ordinance to create a Department of Public Welfare in Chicago and invites her to join a conference on it.
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Torbet reports to Addams the number of women judges and clerks in each ward.
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Addams argues for women to have the vote in order that they may continue to perform their duties to family and to home in the modern world, where responsibilities, like feeding their children and keeping them safe, are no long directly within their control.
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Addams spoke at a memorial meeting for Iroquois Theater fire victims, organized by the Chicago Teacher's Federation, about the dangers of overlooking violations in fear of being seen as bad people.
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A newspaper report and excerpts from Addams' February 17 speech at the National Suffrage Convention, after the defeat of municipal suffrage for women in Chicago.
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