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Working Americans Vol. 7: Social Movements

Table of Contents

Preface



Introduction



Table of Contents



Dedication



Acknowledgements



1880–1899 Introduction



1894 Profile Child Welfare: The Orphan Train



Historical Snapshot 1894



1896 Profile Women’S Health: The Anti-Corset Campaign



Historical Snapshot 1896



1898 News Feature: “The Child’s Dearest Playmate”



1898 Profile: Labor: The Children’S Jacketmakers’ Strike



Historical Snapshot 1898



1900–1909 Introduction



1901 Profile: Health: The Anti-Cigaret League of America



Historical Snapshot 1901



1904 Profile: Health: The Pure Food and Drug Act



Historical Snapshot 1904



1905 Profile: The Environment: Plume Hunting



Historical Snapshot 1905



1907 News Feature: “The Automobile in America”



1910–1919 Introduction



1912 Profile: Suffrage: The Kansas Campaign



Historical Snapshot 1912



1917 Profile: Civil Rights: Anti-Lynching Silent Protest Parade



Historical Snapshot 1917



1913 News Feature: “A Strike and Its Remedies, the Conditions Rebelled Against”



1919 Profile: Health: Preventing Another Influenza Epidemic



Historical Snapshot 1919



1920–1929 Introduction



1921 Profile: Women’s Rights: The Distribution of Birth Control Literature



Historical Snapshot 1921



1923 Profile: Immigration: America For Americans



Historical Snapshot 1923



1928 Profile: Censorship: Purity For Silent Films



Historical Snapshot 1928



1929 News Feature: “Beware Big City’s Glamouring Lure …”



1930–1939 Introduction



1932 Profile: Racism: The Scottsboro Case



Historical Snapshot 1932



1933 Profile: Property Rights: Taking Charge of the Land



Historical Snapshot 1933



1937 Profile: Prohibition: The Fight To Make America Liquor Free



Historical Snapshot 1937



1939 News Feature: “Talk About Trouble: A New Deal Portrait of Americans in the Depression”



1940–1949 Introduction



1943 Profile: Civil Liberties: Internment of 110,000 Japanese Americans



Historical Snapshot 1943



1946 Profile: Civil Rights: Desegregating The Military



Historical Snapshot 1946



1947 Profile: International Aid: Helping Polish Jews



Historical Snapshot 1947



1947 News Feature: “Hold Fast! Ye Southern Textile Workers”



1950–1959 Introduction



1954 Profile: Freedom of the Press: Banning Comic Books



Historical Snapshot 1954



1956 Profile: The Environment: Preserving The National Parks System



Historical Snapshot 1956



1956 News Feature: “Desegregation Will Fail”



1959 Profile: Labor: The New York Hospital Workers Strike



Historical Snapshot 1959



1960–1969 Introduction



1965 Profile: Civil Rights: Selma, Alabama, Awakens America



Historical Snapshot 1965



1966 Profile: Religion: Banning the Beatles



Historical Snapshot 1966



1968 News Feature: “Woman as Child … Notes from the First Year”



1969 Profile: Native American Rights: Fishing Rights



Historical Snapshot 1969



1970–1979 Introduction



1970 Profile: The Environment: The First Earth Day



Historical Snapshot 19710



1971 Profile: The Peace Movement: Vietnam Vets Against the War



Historical Snapshot 1971



1971 News Feature: “Interfaith Reporter”



1977 Profile: Refugees: Caring for the Boat People



Historical Snapshot 1977



1980–1989 Introduction



1983 Profile: The Environment: Anti Nuclear Power Plant



Historical Snapshot 1983



1983 News Feature: “Charity Begins with the Homeless”



1986 Profile: The Environment: Spotted White Owl Conservation



Historical Snapshot 1988



1989 Profile: Human Rights: Anti Abortion Protest



Historical Snapshot 1989



1990–2006 Introduction



1992 Profile: Handicap Access: The Disability Act



Historical Snapshot 1992



1996 Profile: Labor: The Immigrant’s Strike



Historical Snapshot 1996



2000 Profile: Religion: School Prayer



Historical Snapshot 2000



2004 Profile: Women’s Rights: Title IX



Historical Snapshot 2004



2006 News Feature: “Granny Power Takes on the Iraq War”