Examine the progressive era. As America moved into the 20th century, the fervor of the progressive movement fought against monopoly, corruption, inefficiency, and social injustice. In effect, they helped change the government, making it an agent of public welfare and social justice. Please use the following resources to augment your understanding of the topics discussed on the syllabus.
- Chapter 31-Progressivism and the Republican Roosevelt, 1901-1912
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Based on the clip from the documentary, how was envrionmental conservation an extension of the progressive movement?