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This Week in History: A fact for December

Emma Goldman Mug Shot, 1901

Deportation of Emma Goldman as a radical "alien"

December 21, 1919

Emma Goldman, along with 248 other radical "aliens," was deported to the Soviet Union under the provisions of the 1918 Alien Act.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for December." (Viewed on May 27, 2016) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/dec/random>.

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