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Mackie advises Sharpless about how conscription worked in New Zealand and is concerned about efforts to start it in Pennsylvania.
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Addams elaborates on how women can contribute to internationalism and peace after the war.
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Addams, Lucy Mead, Crystal Eastman, and Sophonisba Breckinridge testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, on preparedness and the United States' role in World War I.
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Addams, Lucia Mead, Crystal Eastman, and Sophonisba Breckinridge testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, arguing against preparedness and suggesting ways to end the war.
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Kellogg discusses the need for positive action by peace groups lest the preparedness boosters win out.
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Kellogg discusses his concerns that the peace movement does not have a positive plan in place to confront preparedness boosters.
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Parsons urges Addams to pressure Henry Ford to undertake a petition campaign to Congress against preparedness.
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A list of the members of the American Neutral Conference Committee who have been chosen to meet President Wilson
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Gale reacts to an article in The Survey about peace. Gale also will not be able to see Addams in October.
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Addams tells Shelley that she does not feel that she can contribute a statement on mediation for the American Neutral Conference Committee.
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Addams argues how ideas about nationalism and patriotism are beginning to cloud people's judgement about the war.
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A fragment of a letter written by Addams to Balch concerning the country's involvement in World War I.
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Addams asks members of the Woman's Peace Party National Executive Board to use their influence to try to prevent the United States from being drawn into war.
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The leaders of the different branches of the Woman's Peace Party contribute towards a letter stating why the President should call for a referendum vote on whether or not America should go to war.
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Parsons goes over multiple points about the current climate around the war in Europe and how President Wilson can keep America neutral.
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Post thanks Addams for including her name in a telegram to President Wilson and suggests asking him about the United States conducting a "police war", tasked only to protect goods and citizens.
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Karsten writes on behalf of Addams, informing members of the Woman's Peace Party of the efforts being made to stop militaristic sentiments.
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Mead gives further advice regarding a conference Addams outlined for New York.
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Hunter commends Addams for her success in social work thus far and urges her to keep fighting for the rights of young soldiers and their mothers.
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Sherman tells Addams that he believes a referendum vote for peace would not do any good, even though he sees war as a last resort.
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Addams discusses the proposed referendum vote with Forbes.
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Vermilye criticizes Addams's request for a referendum and explains that there are some times when war is necessary to protect the nation.
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Addams argues how ideas about nationalism and patriotism are beginning to cloud peoples judgement about the war. This speech was given before the Chicago Woman's Club.