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  • Devran019Feb 11, 2015 at 8:41 am

    He worked for more American citizens to be protected in their rights. Its is a good deal because some government wants to take citizens right, not fighting for their rights.

  • InsaneFeb 11, 2015 at 8:28 am

    Also, As part of the second reform period, progressivism was rooted in the belief, certainly not shared by all, that man was capable of improving the lot of all within society.

    • oceanmtnskyFeb 11, 2015 at 12:14 pm

      “Improving the whole lot”? Is this similar to the belief that progressive reform will cause all boats to rise with the rising tide of social change? Some people today argue that first you need to help the poorest of citizens actually “build a boat” in order for them to ride the rising change of opportunity.

  • cachetonaFeb 10, 2015 at 9:21 am

    The first national suffrage organizations were established in 1869 when two competing organizations were formed, one led by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the other by Lucy Stone.

  • ladybug09Feb 9, 2015 at 12:26 pm

    The social changes in the progressive movement did change America. What if no changes were made, you think eventually women would gain rights? i think so, because if we lived in a country with unequal rights it would just be like other third world countries that have a good justice system.

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