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Addams discusses the problems of child labor in relation to compulsory education.
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Addams proposes changes to the child labor and compulsory education laws for endorsement to the League of Cook County Women's Clubs.
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Addams exhorts members of the Chicago Political Equality League to work against child labor and towards educating the poor.
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Addams and Bodine discuss changes needed in compulsory education rules to make them more effective.
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Addams discusses woman's capacity for bad behavior and that women's philanthropy should be more active in areas like child labor.
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Addams discusses the settlement house's role as a charity and the means by which it appeals to the poor. She spoke at the Decatur Chautauqua.
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Addams criticizes trade schools in an address to the Chicago Institute.
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Addams argues that the proposed apprenticeship system needs to be remodeled before it will be effective.
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Quotes from Addams' testimony before the Illinois Legislative Committee on Industrial Affairs on the health effects of child labor.
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Addams discussed the ills of child labor at a meeting of interested people in Chicago.
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A mail-in questionnaire asking Illinois voters about their interests and seeking volunteers.
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An eight-page pamphlet summarizing Roosevelt's political record on labor.
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Lovejoy asks Kansas citizens to build a Kansas branch of the National Child Labor Committee. Addams likely received this as a member of the national organization.
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Addams details the many reasons why it is important that women be given the right to vote, and of how the suffrage movement is not just found in Western nations, but globally.
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Addams discusses how older women can contribute to society in beneficial ways by providing examples. The article was published in the Ladies' Home Journal.
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Addams's galley proof for the preface to Safeguards for City Youth at Work and at Play, praising the book and explaining why it should be consulted concerning matters of child welfare.
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A preface by Addams for a book by Bowen, Civic Protection for Young People, explaining the importance the book it is written for, why it should be read and listened to concerning matters addressed in it.
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Addams expresses why the time is now that women should be able to vote, with in regards to the social power women have which can be used for political power.
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Addams, discussing the main reasons for why child labor is wrong, how it came to be, and who can be blamed for it.
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Addams argues that opponents of child labor should promote the positive results of ending child labor on children and society. The speech opened the Tenth Annual Conference on Child Labor in New Orleans.
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Addams addresses the attendees in the opening speech for the start of the Tenth Annual Conference on Child Labor in New Orleans.
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Addams advocates for the education of young children alongside Young in the form of vocational training.
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A preface by Addams, explaining the importance of the book Safeguard for City Youth at Work and Play and matters of child welfare.
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A newspaper report of Addams's speech to the Milwaukee branch of the Wisconsin Woman Suffrage Association, which  uses humor to render the male arguments against woman suffrage absurd. A version of this speech was later published in the Ladies' Home Journal.
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In a report on her testimony before the Illinois Senate Judiciary committee, Addams argues that life on the stages poses dangers to child actors.
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Norton informs Addams to affairs going on in the office concerning the play, Trojan Women, including an issue involving a child actor.
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