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Who were flappers

During the 1920's the flappers represented a change in the American woman in society. They started showing skin with shorter skirts. They started wearing shorter hair and makeup. The skinny boyish figure was stylish at this time and, in some cases, so was unisex fashion. They drank, smoked, cursed, danced, participated in petting parties, and engaged in other activities seen as scandalous by the society of the day.

What is a blog entry

Blog Entry is generic "entering content in your web application being a weblog"

What were the three Rs President Franklin D. Roosevelts program to end the depression

Relief, Reform, Recovery

What issues encouraged membership in the Communist Party

Racial discrimination and poverty were issues that encouraged Communist Party membership.

What was one reason for the founding of the NAACP

Some of the reasons for the founding of the NAACP were:

  • The desire to oppose racism
  • African Americans' desire for more opportunities
  • Jim Crow laws
  • Segregation laws
What event led to increased racial tension in 1915

the release of the film birth of a nation

What change took place among working women in the early 1900s

A large number of women became secretaries or managers.

How did many Whites respond to Jack Johnson's victories as a fighter

All of the above

What group mostly immigrated to New York City

Puerto Ricans mostly immigrated to New York City.

Which man was the leader of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the Palmer raids

J. Edgar Hoover

What was true about both colonias and barrios

Both colonias and barrios provided a support network for Mexican Americans.

What was a goal of the industrial workers of the world in 1905

Get rid of the differences between those who owned property and those who did not. - Apex

What was provided by the Social Security Act

payments to older americans

What was the most common destination for African American migrants between 1910 and 1930

Northern cities

Which best describes the Red Summer of 1919

Racial violence occurred in cities.

Which group migrated north largely to NYC where they formed a unique immigrant community

Puerto ricans

The African American population of Detroit grew rapidly as a result of African Americans doing what

They migrated to jobs in automobile manufacturing.

What problems did returning African American soldiers face after the war

Lynching and kkk violence

The fear of foreigners during the 1920s was part of the return to

Normalcy

Which was true of the Bisbee Deporation

Mexicans Americans were targeted

Mexican workers known as braceros often

received lower wages than whites did

Why were Mexican workers able to find jobs in the west in the southwest

They did not complain about working conditions. (apex)

In the 1920s the actions that Americans took as a result of their xenophobia were a large part of the return to

normalcy

Which of the following helped create the second Ku Klux Klan

The film The Birth of a Nation - Apex

which characteristics best describe aaron douglass's painting, song of the towers

A northern city

Which is true of Pullman porters in the 1920s

Pullman porters needed a union because they were not treated well.

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