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Progressive Movement
An early-20th century reform movement seeking to return control of the government to the people, to restore economic opportunities, and to correct injustices in America.
Muckraker
One of the magazine journalists who exposed the corrupt side of business and public life in the early 1900s.
Suffrage
The right to vote.
Susan B. Anthony
A leading proponent of women suffrage; help found the national women suffrage association (NWSA).
Theodore Roosevelt
President during the progressive era who did everything to please the American people; very active (loved hunting).
NAACP
The national association for the advancement of colored people--an organization founded in 1909 to promote full racial equality.
Gifford Pinchot
Head of the U.S. Forest Service under President Roosevelt; believed that wilderness areas could be scientifically managed to yield public enjoyment while allowing private development.
Woodrow Wilson
Democratic President who claimed progressive ideals, but had a different idea for the federal government than President Roosevelt.
Clayton Antitrust Act
A law, enacted in 1914, that made certain monopolistic business practices illegal and protected the rights of labor unions and farm organizations.
Federal Reserve System
A national banking system, established in 1913, that controls the U.S. money supply and the availability of credit in the country.