Addams explores the economic plight of young women that often drives them to prostitution and white slavery. This is the second in a five-part series, which would ultimately be published as A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil in 1912.
Arguing that white slavery requires an organized movement to defeat it, Addams provides examples from cases in Chicago. This is the first in a five-part series, which would ultimately be published asA New Conscience and an Ancient Evilin 1912.
Brett apologizes on some late delivery of Addams' new book,The Spirit of Youth and the City Streetsand discusses a plan for publication of her new book and the printing of some of that book's material in The American Magazine.