Alien land laws pass in Idaho, Oregon, and Montana.
Oklahoma imposes martial law to control Ku Klux Klan.
Supreme Court strikes down minimum-wage law for women.National Women's Party introduces the Equal Rights Amendment to Congress.
The NAACP bestows its Spingarn Medal to agricultural chemist George Washington Carver.U.S. v. Bhagat Singh Thind:
Asian Indians are ineligible for naturalized U.S. citizenship.Terrace v. Thompson:
Washington's alien land law is constitutional.Porterfield v. Webb:
California's alien land law is constitutional.Webb v. O'Brien
declares sharecropping illegal, since it allows Japanese to possess and use land.Frick v. Webb
declares aliens "ineligible to citizenship" from owning stock in farm-related corporations.
Steelworkers win battle for 8-hour workday.
President Harding dies in office; Calvin Coolidge assumes the presidency.