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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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Trice asks Addams to lend her support to the Lincoln-Trice Normal and Industrial Institute for Colored Men and Women.
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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 people.
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In this article, Rayner advocates for the advantages for African Americans to attend college.
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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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Balch sends Ovington word of efforts of the WILPF regarding issues surrounding Black troops from colonized countries.
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Pearl writes Addams for advice about starting a settlement house for African Americans.
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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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Scott thanks Addams for her stand on behalf of African Americans at the Progressive Party Convention.
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Pinkett praises Addams' defense of immigrants in her article in Charities and Commons and relates the persecution of immigrants to that of African-Americans.
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The Chicago branch of the NAACP protests the Wilson administration's apparent racial discrimination in the federal civil service.
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Spingarn writes to Kellogg that he is eager to help the Progressive Service and offers a suggestion on how best he might do that.
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Ovington proposes establishing a settlement to work with African-Americans in New York and asks Addams' advice.
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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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A memorandum regarding the subdivision of the Department of the Progressive Service and an effort to confront the issue of race relations.
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Hull summarized and outlined works by David Starr Jordan, French Ensor Chadwick, Henri Lambert, and John Atkinson Hobson, for discussion and adoption by the Central Organization for a Durable Peace.
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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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