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Addams' speech to the Congress of Men and the Religion Forward Movement chastises the church for rejection aid to "fallen" women and asks for a return to the teachings of Jesus, who opened his heart to all sinners. The speech was also published in Vigilance.
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A reprint of Addams' speech to the Congress of Men and the Religion Forward Movement chastises the church for rejection aid to "fallen" women and asks for a return to the teachings of Jesus, who opened his heart to all sinners.
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Addams discusses the association in the public eye between settlements and immigrants and when immigrants are involved in high profile crimes, settlements are accused of supporting anarchism. Addams defends the role of the settlement as the bridge between immigrant communities and the American public, holding that it does not change in times of crisis.
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Addams argues against the death penalty for Nicholas Viana because he is a minor.
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Addams chastises newspapers for glamorizing the story of Harry Thaw, an heir to a railroad fortune who killed his wife's lover.
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Addams protests the execution by hanging in front of 200 prisoners as savage.
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Newspaper story about the latest in the disappearance of Jeanne DeKay contains a short statement about the case by Addams.
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Mary Field reports on her interview of Addams with regard to the criminal case against Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb for the murder of fourteen year old Bobby Franks in Chicago. Other comments were made by Carl Sandburg and Elllsworth Faris.
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For a pamphlet published by the Peace Association of Friends, Addams argues against having rifle practice in public schools.
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Newspaper report of an Addams' statement about the causes of violent labor actions being antiquated laws.
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Addams discusses unwelcome letters written to her and her efforts to have them stopped.
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Addams asks the Mayor for permission to see Abraham Isaak and other anarchists arrested in the wake of the McKinley assassination.
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Addams tells the press that the woman pretending to be the missing DeKay is an adventuress.
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Addams doubts that a girl held in the disappearance of Jeanne DeKay is the heiress.
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Addams discusses the juvenile crime rate in Chicago.