In March 1931, nine black teenagers were taken off a freight train in Alabama and arrested for vagrancy and disorder.
the economic crisis worked to undermine the traditional "--" in America. Yet the Depression did not, in the end, seriously erode the --
a broad coalition of "antifascist" groups on the left, of which the most important was the American Communist Party.
Spanish Civil War
Between Nationals and Republicans, Fransisco Franco
President during the depression
Agricultural Marketing Act
A program to assist the already troubled agricultural economy.
a program of voluntary cooperation for recovery.
Shanty towns built by homeless people during the great depression
Veterans trying to get their money
Farmer's Holiday Association
In the summer of 1932, a group of unhappy farm owners gathered in Des Moines, Iowa, to establish a new organization, which endorsed the withholding of farm products from the market - in effect a farmer's strike