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Addams relates a story about peasants in Russia who believe that all Americans are black. It was published in several newspapers on April 16, 1905, and then also under the title of "The Yellow Kid" in an anthology of quotes from famous…
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Addams writes about the strong racism asserting itself in America, blaming it on segregation and the lack of interaction between white and black people.
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B. F. writes in praise of Addams' article "The Chicago Settlements and Social Unrest" in Charity and the Commons, discussing the role of the settlement in integrating immigrants into city life.
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Trotter praises Addams' public opposition to the exclusion of black delegates at the Progressive Party Convention and asks her to consider opposing Theodore Roosevelt.
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In this article, Rayner advocates for the advantages for African Americans to attend college.
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Motion thanks Addams for her work to help African Americans in the Progressive Party platform.
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On behalf of the NAACP, Nerney thanks Addams for her support of African American delegates at the Progressive Party Convention in Chicago.
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The author sympathizes with the McNamara brothers, who bombed the Los Angeles Times building in California in October 1910, because they were insane but criticizes the Chicago newspapers for responding with bigotry against the Irish community.
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Pearl writes Addams for advice about starting a settlement house for African Americans.
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Trice asks Addams to lend her support to the Lincoln-Trice Normal and Industrial Institute for Colored Men and Women.
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Spiller invites Addams to join a committee for the Universal Races Conference, if she is sympathetic to the cause.
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Walling asks Addams to reconsider his offer to participate in a conference on African-Americans and asks for her help in securing others to support it.
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Dubois regrets not seeing Addams while she was in Atlanta and suggests they meet when he is in Chicago.
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Du Bois invites Addams to stay at Atlanta University when she is there for her lecture and offers to defray her travel expenses
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Pinkett praises Addams' defense of immigrants in her article in Charities and Commons andrelates the persecution of immigrants to that of African-Americans.
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Barnes writes to Addams about her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, and expresses some concerns about her ideas.
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Ovington proposes establishing a settlement to work with African-Americans in New York and asks Addams' advice.