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Addams argues for the implementation of a minimum wage for female workers.
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A short quote by Addams on social ethics.
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In terms of securing their rights, Addams argues that women in America lag behind their European counterparts.
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In a speech before the Chicago Women's Association. Addams complains that college women are disinclined toward philanthropy.
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Addams argues that strict gender roles for mothers and fathers are not useful.
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Bok's questions for a series of interviews with Jane Addams and other prominent women are intended to find an explanation for women's "unrest" and the factors that have led to their discontent.
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In this commencement address, Addams discusses the changes in perception of women's intelligence and argues that the time is ripe for women's intelligence to hold sway. The speech was later published in the Bryn Mawr Alumnae Quarterly.
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The Chicago Tribune published an excerpted version of Addams' speech on woman suffrage in Madison, Wisconsin, on January 23, 1912.
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Addams urges the public to have a better understanding of the immigrant so as to benefit from their often unseen wisdom and culture.
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Addams' speech on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the University Settlement about the growth of the settlement movement.
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Day praises Addams' work in the Progressive Party campaign.
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams argues the lower class can only be raised up if everyone in the community takes a interest in their plight. The article appeared in multiple newspapers.
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Printed version of Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and others.
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Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and others.
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Lindsay sends Kellor a report of the Progressive Legislative Committee.
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Addams thanks Roosevelt for the tremendous impetus his run has given social reform and hopes to see him in New York.
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