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Black people were killed for their jobs jobs were, no doubt, scarce during the great depression (1929-1941) in some cases, whites killed black employees i. During the 1930's, the united states was facing its longest and deepest economic downturn, the great depressionspending money on entertainment was out of the question for most people.
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This abruptly increase was caused by the crash on wall street market and the past crises the author also mention that is was too difficult for one quarter of women to find a job to help to. Art wasn't the only thing to get widely published during the great depression, literature was there as well women played a huge part in literature of the time, writing about equality.
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