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Unformatted text preview: 14.3: Life on the Home Front Average family income nearly doubles with 19 million new jobs Average of 90 hr work week Rosie the Riveter more women work in factories due to shortage of men A. Philip Randolph Roosevelt creates act to force factories to hire blacks Bracero Program demands help of Mexican farmworkers Sunbelt created as new industrial region by Cali. Rise of juvenile delequency zoot-suits : modern day gangsters w/baggy pants Internment camps for Japanese Americans on West coast Worries of inflation Office of Price Adminstration success $300 billion deficit from War...
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- Spring '12