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Addams spoke about the issues of education and immigration, arguing that Americans need to open their minds to the experiences of immigrants, and that play is an important component of education,
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Addams argues women's need for the vote so that they can  perform their duties to family and the nation.
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Thomas tells Addams about his planned book on race and immigration.
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Thomas tells Addams his ideas about writing a book on race and immigration.
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Thomas updates Addams on efforts for German relief, focusing on reaching out to influential German-Americans.
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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 explores the lack of opportunities, education and home life that leads young women into trouble.
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Addams discusses the difficulties facing immigrants because Americans do not see them as fully American.
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Addams speaks for the value of immigrants to American society. This article was drawn from a speech.
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Armes describes Russian refugee Jan Pouren's efforts to enter and remain in the United States.
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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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Addams discusses the problems that charity workers face when they bring middle-class assumptions about the poor to their efforts to practically help them.
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Addams discusses the benefits of suffrage and how the vote will benefit immigrant women living in tenement houses. This lecture was made before the Ethical Culture Society at New Century Hall in Philadelphia on March 14, 1908 and published later.
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Addams discusses the need to understand the poor in order to solve the problems of poverty.
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Addams argues for the right to petition in regard to the Fred Guelzow murder case and the death sentences of the four defendants. She is particularly adamant on behalf of the minor defendant.
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An excerpt from Addams' March 22 speech at Faneuil Hall to the Boston Equal Suffrage Association and the Women's Trade Union League on the changes in women's work brought about by factory work.
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Addams tells the story of two immigrant women's difficulties making enough to earn a living, their experiences with unions, and poverty.
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Addams defends the planks of the Progressive Party's platform by giving evidence from her experience.
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In a speech at Carnegie Music Hall, Addams discusses immigrants to America and the work ethic of Chicago immigrants.
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A copy of a speech about labor, philanthropy, and immigrants that Addams delivered to the National Council of Jewish Women.
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Addams's discussion of the role of immigrants in America was summarized in the published proceedings of the Biennial of the General Federation of Women's Clubs, held in Des Moines.
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At the Biennial Federation of Women's Clubs, Addams discusses the problems of associating the right to vote with marital status of the husband, telling of experiences with immigrant women voting in Chicago.
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Addams discusses the history of suffrage and argues that women in modern, urban societies need the vote.
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Addams delivered this address at the Illinois Conference on Charities on October 24, 1905, discussing the lack of interest in learning about recent immigrants and working with them.
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Addams discusses the relationship between immigrants and social unrest. This speech was given at the National Conference on Social Work in New Orleans.