07 - HISTORY 240 LECTURE Can't be governed vs Progressive Tendencies Progressive movement underground in 1920s o Still helped in national parks and dams

07 - HISTORY 240 LECTURE Can't be governed vs Progressive...

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HISTORY 240 – LECTURE 11/12/07 Can’t be governed vs. Progressive Tendencies Progressive movement – underground in 1920s o Still helped in national parks and dams o People started to harden o Revival of the kkk (hard right politics) o 1920s jazz age (women smoking publicly, short skirts) o hard right undercurrent o hostility toward unions o isolationist movement in Am. Depression comes late to CA o Some industries thrive (cinema) o Not as much domino effect Local communists Women lead agricultural strikes (open communists) Legends form (one group of working men against another group of working men

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