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Addams offers support to Vera, Countess Cathcart, who was detained at Ellis Island as an undesirable alien.
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Addams notes that American foreign policy is criticized outside the country for failing to join the World Court and League of Nations.
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McClatchy tells Gulick that the California Joint Immigration Committee will oppose the Wickersham plan to open visas for Japan in 1927.
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McClatchy asks Addams to oppose efforts to weaken immigration restrictions on Japan and to help them obtain more supporters among the clergy.
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Addams asks Coolidge to veto efforts to limit Japanese immigration to the United States.
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Addams sends a statement to the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom that includes her telegram to Calvin Coolidge regarding the pending immigration law.
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Gulick asks Addams' advice on how the National Committee on American Japanese Relations can best combat the quota being placed on Japanese immigrants.
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Addams discusses the ill effect of current immigration law before the Brooklyn Jewish Center.
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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 describes public opinion in Europe and calls for American aid and engagement in the League of Nations.