11.1.1.docx - Charlotte Bergman 11.1: Progressives Drive...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

The preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.
Charlotte Bergman11.1:Progressives Drive ReformThe Progressive Era BeginsUse the PowerPoint in class to complete the following1) Who were the leaders of the Progressive Movement?
2) What did they believe were the two causes of social and political problems?
3) What were the goals of the progressive movement?
The Impact of MuckrakersAt the beginning of the 20thcentury, journalists and writers used investigative reporting tohighlight the need for reform. Nicknamed muckrakers, they wrote articles read by millions ofAmericans and prompted reforms.Lincoln Steffens, the editor of McClure’s magazine and photographerJacob Riisuncoveredcorruption in government and unsafe living conditions in cities.

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

End of preview. Want to read all 3 pages?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Term
Fall
Professor
N/A

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture