Negroes were proud to be black
The people were more acceptant of the African American culture Business, industry, culture
Another america in the 1920's had only candle and lanterns until electricity came Surge of new power went to new cities first
Cars gave American freedom to leave
Women started to wear more revealing stuff
In Tennessee first law in the country , to prohibit teacher from teaching evolution Fundamentalist people who believe that every you believe can be found in the bible People didn't want their children learning about science bc it would mean that the bible is wrong LCSU tested constitutionality of that law
World wide attention is called monkey trial
Intolerance over immigrants is a major theme in the 1920's
Ku Klux Klan only liked white, native born Protestants
Actively recruited members
More than 200 people were lynched by the klan
1920 People started to pay money to see sporting event
Athletes became famous, treated as celebrities
CHAPTER 20 From Business Culture to the Great Depression: The Twenties, 1920–1932
The trial and execution of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti represented what them of twenties America?
What did Calvin Coolidge believe was the chief business of the American people?
The backbone of economic growth during the 1920s was the increased consumption of what?
During the 1920s, what did American's use to purchase consumer goods?
In the 1920's what things helped create and spread a new celebrity culture?
What problems did American agriculture face in the 1920's?
What things lead to a decline Labor union membership in the 1920s?
The flapper represented what changes in 20s women?
President Harding’s call for a return to normalcy meant what?
The Teapot Dome Scandal
What was America's foreign policy in the 20s?
The Hays Code
In Schenck v. United States, the Supreme Court what about freedom of speech?