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Addams argues that when women vote, they help to improve protection for children and to the general public.
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Addams offers a strong indictment against old fashioned religious education and argues that the church, in order to encourage modern youth to see the validity of religion, must engage the realities and distractions of urban life.
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Addams co-wrote the Hull-House entry in The New Encyclopedia of Social Reform, covering its history and accomplishments.
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Addams describes the poverty of the Hull-House neighborhood in the early days of her work there. She discusses the lack of security and loneliness of the elderly, as well as child labor.
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Addams publishes the first chapter of Newer Ideals of Peace, in Charities and the Commons, arguing for a new approach to peace propaganda. She makes a direct appeal to sentiments and opinions to oppose the exploitation of the weak and to reject of…
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Addams gave this speech at the first meeting of the Playground Association of America, held in Chicago, June 20, 1907. She spoke on the importance of play in the life of industrial and urban societies. The speech was published in August in Charities…
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Laidlaw writes Addams about the upcoming trial of the men who attacked Rose Livingston in Chinatown in New York and the lies being spread about her.
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Harris asks Addams's advice about creating a series of lectures on vice and its causes.
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An extract of Addams' discussion of day nurseries, and their impact on poor families.
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Addams spoke about the issues of education and immigration, arguing that Americans need to open their minds to the experiences of immigrants, and that play is an important component of education,
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Weidenfeld praises Addams' McClure's Magazinearticles and shares his beliefs on the labor issues of women and the morality issues facing women, men, and children.
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