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Civil Rights movement – American history

By |2018-06-05T12:00:34-07:00August 14th, 2017|History, North America|

World War II Shipyard African-Americans in World War I During World War I, many white men were away being soldiers. Because of the war, no new people came from Europe to take their places. So some black people found work in factories. That paid much better than any work they had had before. [...]

American government – the 1900s

By |2018-04-20T08:23:09-07:00August 12th, 2017|Government, North America|

Franklin Roosevelt The United States government got even more power during the 1900s. In 1913, the United States government got the right to collect income tax. With this new tax, the United States government got a lot more money, and it used that money to get more power over the states. During the Depression, in [...]