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Acronyms US History

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SDS
Students for Democratic Society
WCTU
Woman's Christian Temperance Union
NAWSA
National American Woman Suffrage Association
YMCA/YWCA
Young Men's Christian Association/ Young Women's Christian Association
WEIA
Women's Educational and Industrial Association
IWW
Industrial Workers of the World
FHA
Federal Housing Administration
AFL-CIO
American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organization
POUR
President's Organization for Unemployment Relief
RFC
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
EBA
Emergency Banking Act
CCC
Civilian Conservation Corps
FERA
Federal Emergency Relief Administration
AAA
Agricultural Adjustment Administration
TVA
Tennessee Valley Authority
NIRA
National Industry Recovery Act
PWA
Public Works Administration
SSA
Social Security Act
NLRA
National Labor Relations Act
WPA
Works Progress Administration
NHA
National Housing Act
RA
Resettlement Administration
CIO
Committee for Industrial Organization
OEO
Office of Economic Opportunity
CAP
Community Action Program
OPEC
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
PATCO
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization
WIB
War Industries Board
CPI
Committee on Public Information
NWLB
National War Labor Board
WIS
Women in Industry Service
NAWSA
National American Women Suffrage Association
OPA
Office of Price Administration
OWM
Office of War Mobilization
OWI
Office of War Information
FBI
Federal Bureau of Investigation
OSS
Office of Strategic Services
UAW
United Auto Workers
FEPC
Fair Employment Practices Committee
CORE
Congress of Racial Equality
YIP
Youth International Party
NAACP
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
SNCC
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
SCLC
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
MFDP
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
LULAC
League of United Latin American Citizens
JACL
Japanese American Citizens League
NARF
Native American Rights Fund
NCAI
National Congress of American Indians
LRUP
La Raza Unida Party
MAYO
Mexican American Youth Organization
AIM
American Indian Movement
AAPA
Asian American Political Alliance