AMH-chapter 31 outline - American History 2020 Chapter 31...

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American History 2020 Chapter 31 Outline Roaring Twenties I. Red Scare A. Reaction to 1917 Russian Bolsheviks Revolution B. Anti-labor C. Opposed closed-shop laws D. Favored open-shop policy “American plan” II. KKK A. Strengthened as nativist extremist B. Anti-foreign, anti-catholic, anti-jewish, anti-adultery, anti-black, anti-communists, anti-pacifist, anti-internationalist, anti-birth control, anti-gambling, anti-evolution, anti-bootlegger C. Immigration Act 1924: Quotes from foreign nations (Europe) down to 2% from prior 1890. D. Cultural Change 1. Sexual freedom 2. Radio- increased communication and information 3. Air flight a. Linberg-1927; cross Atlantic flight III. African Americans A. Marcus Garvery; united improvement Association B. Harlem Renaissance IV. Prohibition A. 18 th amendment 1919 B. Volstead Act of 1919 C. Illegal alcohol sales 1. Pros a. Overall alcohol consumed decreased b. Bank saving increased c. Absenteeism at work decreased d. Repealed by 21 st amendment (1933)
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2010 for the course AMH 1020 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at University of Central Florida.

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