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Addams argues that if the rulers of European countries lived among their people, they would see that labor and commerce were what made nations, not its military might.
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Newspaper excerpt of Addams' speech at the Ethical Culture Society, criticizing the buildup of armaments.
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Addams's speech on her return from Europe detailed the work of the International Congress of Women and her ideas on peace.
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Addams discusses her work with the International Congress of Women, the delegations to European leaders, and her views on the need for peace. The event was held at the Chicago Auditorium and attended by both peace activists and the general public, and chaired by Charles L. Hutchinson.
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Addams discusses the problem of inducing people to engage with the peace movement rather than following more nationalistic and warlike activities.
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Addams gave this speech at the Woman's Constructive Peace Conference in Washington, D.C., on the reasons why women need to become more active in politics and the peace movement.
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Addams, comparing the act of human sacrifice to what is going on in the early stages of World War One, points out how pointless both acts are.
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Addams offers a substitute for war involving guidance rather than violence.
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Royden writes Addams expressing her interest in the Woman's Peace Party and the conference held in Washington, D.C. She informs Addams of the upcoming meeting of the National Union, who will be discussing resolutions about war and peace.
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Baller congratulates Addams on being selected to be one of the Chicago Delegates, provides religious views on the war, and blesses Addams on her journey to The Hague.
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Jones sends a cryptic message regarding Roosevelt.
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Funk reports on a meeting that Rosika Schwimmer spoke at, criticizing her bitterness toward the American people and a disagreement they had over whether the upcoming conference would held end the war.
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Addams signs an official statement that appoints Rosika Schwimmer an official envoy of the Congress.
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La Follete writes Kent regarding the Woman's Peace Party platform in regards to neutrality.
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Legien tells Bohm about German workers' support for efforts to end the war.
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Catt reports that Aletta Jacobs is en route to New York and seeks assistance in meeting with Wilson. Catt is concerned that World War I will spread to Scandinavia and Southern Europe.
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Catt explains the international issues that she has encountered in trying to organize an international peace meeting.
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Catt writes Addams about international relations and the future of the Woman's Peace Party.
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Karaveloff responds to Addams' request for representatives to the International Congress of Women.
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Logan discusses the economic effects of war, and suggests that international trade could be levered in the cause of peace.
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