Or to punish the party of segregation, Tammany Hall, and racially discriminatory labor unions?
They particularly controlled Tammany Hall, the Democratic machine, but also all sorts of other political organizations.
Tammany Hall is one of those “simple to play, hard to master” game.
Tammany Hall is a game that simulated the dynamics of politics without having to get into the details.
Corruption in New York City politics is as old as Boss Tweed, who pocketed millions with his hand on the till at Tammany Hall.
Tammany had taken the lead in all this Indian business and Tammany had made its mark.
He's a senator, an' a leader in Tammany Hall, an' he'll be proud of you.
The crimes of the Tammany democracy should never be forgotten or forgiven.
He seems to suppose that Nationalism is to be executed by Tammany Hall!
It was to Tammany Hall also that the liquor dealers appealed for protection from the intolerable exactions of the police.
synonymous with "Democratic Party in New York City," hence, late 19c., proverbial for "political and municipal corruption," from Tammany Hall, on 14th Street, headquarters of a social club incorporated 1789, named for Delaware Indian chief Tamanen, who sold land to William Penn in 1683 and '97. Around the time of the American Revolution he was popularly canonized as St. Tammany and taken as the "patron saint" of Pennsylvania and neighboring colonies, sometimes of the whole of America. He was assigned a feast day (May 1 Old Style, May 12 New Style) which was celebrated with festivities that raised money for charity, hence the easy transfer of the name to what was, at first, a benevolent association.