Progressive

The Industrial Revolution, Slavery, and Free Labor
September 14, 2019
Progressives
September 14, 2019

How would you define “progressivism” in the United States in the period we are studying (c. 1890-1914)? Who were “progressives?” And did “progressivism” in this era means the same thing as “progressivism” today? What, if anything, has changed?
You could consider any, or none, of the following:
Why does “progressivism” emerge in this period?
How was Progressivism related to the Gilded Age and/or imperialism?
Is the United States still shaped by “Progressivism” today? Why or why not? (Should it be?)
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20. The Progressive Era

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