I'm gonna vote 3 times to make sure who I'm voting for wins.
You know I can hear you right?
Before the Progressive Era, Children were used for their small size to fit in intricate machinery. After the Progressive Era, people realized it was wrong for children to be working like this.
Thank you so much!
A tenement house is a rundown and overcrowded apartment. They were built in poor areas of large cities. They were nasty and unsafe.
You deserve this government position
Politics was very dirty during this era with politicians being bribed and just overall corruption throughout the states.
Cleaner working conditions! More pay! 8 Hour work days!
They worked for the abolition of segregation and discrimination in housing, education, employment, voting, transportation. They opposed racism and ensured African-Americans had their rights.
There was a lot of immigration during this time period and many immigrants weren't ever given a chance to get a higher position or many times even a stable paying job. An immigrant getting a government position was basically impossible.
People formed labor unions which fought for better working conditions, safer workplaces, shorter working hours, more pay, and workers compensation.