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anarchist
people who oppose organized government,added to the sense of danger
bootlegger
person who smuggled liquor into the u.s. during prohibition
communism
economic system in which all property isowned by the community
company union
labon organization that was controlled by the company daners
deport
to expel from a country
disarmament
reduction of nation's armed forces or aeasons
expatriate
person who leaves his or her coduntry and lives in a foreign land
flapper
youn woman in the 1920 who rebelled against traditional wags of thinking and actng
harlem renaissance
re-birth of African American culture in the 1920's
on margin
this allowed people to buy stock with a down payment of 10% of the full value
prohibition
ban on manufacture , sale and transportation of liquor anywhere in the US from 1920 1930
recession
mild depression in which business slous and some workers lose their jobs
red scare
period in the 1920s during which radicals were arrested and foriegners deported because of a fear of communism
sabotage
distoring some thing on purpis
speakeasy
iliegal barthat served liqor during prohibition
stock
shares ina corporation run by a single bourd of directors
suburb
small towns
teapot dome scandal
albert fall secretly leased land to oil companies they gave him big bribes, he was put in jail