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Boll Weevils were insects that migrated into the Unites States during the late 19th century. They fed on cotton and damaged lots of plantaions physically and economically. It was devastating for the industry and people in the south.
The Women Suffrage (the right for women to vote) Movement began in the mid 19th century with the obvious main goal of giving women the right to vote in elections. It took activist nearly 100 years, but on September 30, 1918 President Woodrow Wilson gave women the right to vote.
The Ku Klux Klan, also known as KKK, was a racist white hate group that many targeted African Americans. They had a long history of violence that was trying to push back Reconstruction and new rights for African Americans.