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  • Freedom after the Civil War
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    Freedom after the Civil War

    Professor Stephen West talks about how and when former slaves experienced freedom in the Civil War and Reconstruction South. He described the role of the Freedmen’s Bureau and the creation of black…

    856 views
  • Discussion on Catholics and Immigrant Labor
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    Catholics and Immigrant Labor

    Panelists talked about the role of the Catholic Church in educating, organizing, and advocating for immigrant laborers from the 1800s to the 1940s. According to the Census Bureau, between 1850 and 1930, the…

    369 views
  • Catholics and National Immigration Policy
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    Catholics and National Immigration Policy

    Panelists talked about the Catholic community and issues facing Catholic immigrants and refugees. “National Policy Debates” was a panel at “American Catholics and Immigration: Past and…

    270 views
  • Catholic Culture and Religious Life
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    Catholic Culture and Religious Life

    Catholic authorities talked about the challenges that face Catholic immigrants in America. They also offered solutions to overcoming the obstacles and spoke about how Catholic immigrants of the past integrated…

    299 views