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Muckrakers target was many turn-of-the-century injustices brought on by the large rise ofimmigrants, the enormous growth of the cities, uncontrolled big business and the effect ofpolitical system, together with other social problems. All this issues were present inColorado during that time (Stone, 2015).5.How did the Socialist movement connect to the women’s suffrage movement? The women of the common laborers are being utilized for the our purpose of getting aconstrained suffrage in the interests of propertied women, and when that is proficientthere is not one particle of uncertainty that they will be tossed on one favor a similarcontumely that was dispensed of their French individual casualties something over a
USA HISTORY 7century ago. The development of capitalism, in throwing upon the labor market the labor-power of an ever-growing number of women, may bring in its train the political portrayalof, at least, some women of the working class (Banaszak, 2010).6.In this chapter, we are introduced to a feminist and anarchist Emma Goldman.Emma Goldman explains: What does Goldman mean by stating that women cannotbe free until she refuses to a servant to God, the State, society, the husband and thefamily? Once a woman frees herself of those four aspects of life, she then will trulybe free. (This question does require some thought).Goldman meant that woman's narrow and purist attitude toward life makes her a greaterdanger to liberty wherever she has political power. Men however have long overcome thesuperstitions that still engulf womenChapter 15: Self-help in Hard Times1.How did Congress restrict immigration?The Emergency Quota Act of 1921 limited immigrants from Europe to only 3% ofthe total number of immigrants from each country in 1910. This reduced thenumber of immigrants entering the countryThe Immigration Act of 1924 reduced the number of immigrants allowed to only2% of the number in 1890.The Japanese were banished hands down and NONE were admitted.Therefore In 1931 more Americans LEFT American than entered America (this was thefirst time in our history.)2.How did the Great Depression happen?Great Depression began after the stock market ran down of October 1929, whichprompted Wall Street into a panic and wiped out millions of investors. Over the nextcouple of years, consumer spending and investment went down, causing steep declines in
USA HISTORY 8industrial output and employment as failing companies fired workers (James & James,2009). Great Depression reached its lowest point in 1933.By this time, 15 million Americanswere unemployed and nearly half the country’s banks had failed.3.What was the Bonus Army?Bonus Armywas a common name for an assemblage of some 43,000 marchers 17,000U.S. World War I veterans, their families, and affiliated groups who assembled inWashington, D.C. in the 1932 summer to demonstrate cash-payment redemption of theirservice certificates4.How did FDR win the election?