AM HISTORY II- The Progressive Era

By- Javier Dominguez

Who were the progressives?

progressives lived in mainly in the cities, were college educated, and believed that government could be a tool for change. social reformers, like Jane Addams , and journalists, like Jacob Riis and Tarbel, were powerful voices for Progressivism

What were thier motives?

Their motives were for women to get the same rights as men to let them vote to have equality as men and not to be pushed to aside just because of gender that everybody was equal in Gods eyes

Government reform