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- Most can’t speak English, escaping poverty, escaping war, whatever it takes to start a new life in America The Jungle - Objective Exam Hints - No Cult Domesticity, Muckrakers and Temperance Movement, Infrapolitics, American, Federation of labor, haymarket riot, knights of labor, political machines national labor union on the test - Come prepared to write - Thesis Statement help - Argument - Clearly concisely explained - Tell the read how you interpret the significance of an event or the importance of a topic - Example, Explain the role of slavery and the Civil War topic, - Slavery was the leading cause of the Civil War, and was one of the main reasons for the division between thenorth and the south. The South’s
economy was slaves bases, while the north’s economy was industrial, giving competing visions of the direction of the US Progressivism - Exam 2 - Response to industrialization Basic Belief - Change things for the better - Fix the problems caused by Industrialization such as health regulations, unsafe working conditions. - Help neighbor if needed to - People can collectively change things at state, and national level - United rich and poor, whites and blacks and republic and democrats Social Gospel - Reforms - Roosevelt - Went to break up monopolies and trusts, “Trust Buster” - His views could be brought down to good vs bad Progressive Goals - Fix the problems caused by Industrialization such as health regulations, unsafe working conditions. - People can collectively change things at state, and national level - United rich and poor, whites and blacks and republic and democrats - Stop excessive drinking - Increase the education Muckraking - Expose corruption in big businesses, government, - Newspapers spread stories about these things - Public eats it up and loves it Upton Sinclair - Wrote The Jungle exposing the meat packing industry The Jungle - Written in 1906 and was about the Meat packing facility in Chicago - Found lack of codes, health regulations and work conditions - Spoiled meat would be grinded up into sausage - Lots of rats in the facilities, they would put poison out for rats then they would accidentally go into the grounded sausage machine - Fingers would get crushed and made into sausage - Even a body was turned into sausage - Goal was to expose the meat industry and work conditions
- The outcry by the public was deafening Pure Food and Drug Act - Congress passes this act - Labels to detail everything in food and drugs Meat Inspection Act - Congress passes this act in 1906 - Guidelines for meat as it goes through production Settlement Houses - Services to neighborhoods - Provide access to health care - Middle class women and men would live in these houses to share the american culture to immigrants, share food, and supplies and knowledge - Mostly found in lower class neighborhoods - Build gap between rich and poor Henry Street Settlement - Organized by Lillian Wald in 1893 Lillian Wald - Wanted to provide nursing services out of her home - Recruited nurses to move to the lower east side Temperance Movement - Targeting excessive drinking Why?

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