Industrial Revolution of America

Behind the scenes of success

The Deception of the Industrial Revolution

Though some may differ, the American Industrial Revolution, discredited America in more than one way. Workers held up with the struggle of bosses, the toughest jobs, and the danger of being around machines these machines, day and night.

In the End

Though, in the end, there are indeed pros such as inventions, new transportation, mass production, and job opportunities. However, the cons still outweigh those factors with poor factory conditions, child labor, and extreme working hours.

Citations!

Images:

Factory Conditions: https://libcom.org/files/images/history/China%20factory.jpg

Child Labor: http://www.learnnc.org/lp/media/uploads/2009/09/nanniecolson.jpg

Workdays: http://cdn.dipity.com/uploads/events/3586b91e1637def6f30722860c39bd0d_1M.png

Information obtained from:

Iqbal Masih video clip

The Jungle video clip

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