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Kohler, Max James

Eric L. Goldstein.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Education; History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1249 words.

Kohler, Max James (22 May 1871–24 July 1934), jurist, historian, and Jewish communal worker, was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Kaufmann Kohler and Johanna Einhorn. His parents were...

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Milk, Harvey

Frederick J. Simonelli.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; State and Local Government. 1417 words.

Milk, Harvey (22 May 1930–27 November 1978), politician and gay rights activist, was born Harvey Bernard Milk in Woodmere, Long Island, New York, the son of William Milk and Minerva Karns....

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Sloan, Thomas Louis

T. Robert Przeklasa.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1450 words.

Sloan, Thomas Louis (14 May 1863–10 September 1940), Omaha tribal member, attorney, and Indian activist, was born to a mixed-race father, William E. Sloan, and a non-Indian mother, name...

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Speranza, Gino Carlo

George E. Pozzetta.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1169 words.

Speranza, Gino Carlo (23 April 1872–12 July 1927), immigration lawyer and author, was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the son of Carlo Leonardo Speranza, a professor of Italian literature...

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