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Progressives were not farmers but middle-class people many of them were also what?

Women. Happy Crossword Finishing!


Progressives used the term wage slaves to describe what fact?

Many people worked all the time and barely made enough money to survive


What did Progressives use the term wage slaves to describe what fact?

Many people worked all the time and made barely enough money to survive. Apex :)


What did progressives have strong faith in?

They strongly believed in a honest, efficient, and democratic government. Also, they believed people was to be treated equally, just like many other American icons.


What are democratic reforms introduced by the progressives?

The Progressive Movement (1900-1920) was basically a reform movement. The movement drew its ideals and inspiration from the writings of Thomas Jefferson and reform groups that had attracted some attention in the 19th Century. The progressives were successful in part because they were able to rally the better part of a generation to their ideas about reform. Many of their ideas were adopted by the two major parties. While not all progressives supported all progressive reforms, the basic objectives of the movement included the following: Destruction of the monopolistic power of the major corporations and banks in America. More representative government at all political levels in local, state, and national government. An active government that would take the initiative in reform. The right of labor to organize and secure a decent salary and safe working conditions. More economic and political rights for women. Regulation of child labor. The direct election of United States Senators. A graduated income tax that would fall hardest on the wealthy and least on the poor. Enactment of the initiative, referendum, and recall. Reform of city government Nationalization of railroads and banks. Government owned and operated local utilities. Consumer protection laws to prevent the sale of unsafe food and drugs. Progressives were found in all levels of society including the ranks of the very wealthy, the very poor, the middle class, and minority groups. Progressives were politicians, businessmen, workers, artists, and professionals. The progressive agenda was not an attempt to gain equality for all races and individuals in society. While minorities were represented among the leadership, most progressives were white, anglo-saxon protestants (WASPs), whose American roots were established by many generations.

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Many white progressive did not care about reforming?

reforming segregation


Many white prgressives did not care about reforming?

President Taft continued policies Roosevelt started. Most important the anti-trust policies. He had 90 Anti-trust suits.


What could be some ways of reforming oneself?

there are many ways of reforming oneself.


What did many white progressive NOT care about?

segregation


Progressives concerned with social justice called for?

Many Progressives were indifferent or actively hostile to minorities and immigrants. novanet


What organization was targeted by many progressives?

Tea Party, NRA.


How many names are in the white page?

More than I have time to (or would care to) count.


How were Progressives and Eugenicists similar?

Many were conservationists. Both used science to support their beliefs.


What progressives and eugenicists have in common?

-Both used science to support their belief. -Many were conservationists.


Progressives were not farmers but middle-class people many of them were also what?

Women. Happy Crossword Finishing!


What does white color stands for?

White is technically not a color. It is a combination of ALL the colors of the rainbow. But white can stand for many things. It can stand for surrendering (waving a white flag), for a nurse (many nurse's uniforms are mostly or fully white), and purity (such as a white dress on a wedding day.) These are just a few examples.


Why did Progressives support the study of sociology?

They felt that many negative human actions were caused by social conditions