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the movement to protect Americas natural resources
president of the US who was elected under his plan of 'New Freedom'
Twenty-sixth president of the United States; he focused his efforts on trust busting, environment conservation, and strong foreign policy.
muckraking journalist who exposed the terrible conditions of the meatpacking industry
reform movement that sought to return control of the government to the people
an advocate for immediate equality for blacks and founder of the NAACP
the term used to describe the progressive reforms of President Theodore Roosevelt
president whose actions split the Republican party after he angered both progressives and conservationists
watchdog agency given the power to stop unfair business practices
a plan that reformed how American banks were organized
a Quaker leader of the women's suffrage movement
a married leader of the women's suffrage movement
journalists who exposed the corruption
book written by Upton Sinclair that exposed the unsanitary conditions in the meat-packing industry
the president's use of his prestige and visibility to guide or enthuse the American public. First used by Teddy Roosevelt
the act that prohibited the manufacture, sale, or shipment of impure of falsely labeled food and drugs
(National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) group formed in 1909 to protect the rights of African Americans
nickname for the new Progressive Party, which was formed to support Roosevelt in the election of 1912
A ban on the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages
Amendment to the United States Constitution (1913) gave Congress the power to tax income.
1913; Amendment to the Constitution that provided for the direct election of senators
Amendment to the Constitution that prohibited the manufacture, sale, and distribution of alcoholic beverages
Amendment that gave women the right to vote
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites
A group of reformers who worked to improve social and political problems in the late 1800's.
Supreme Court Case which protected women workers from the harmcul effects of factory labor
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet registration requirements to vote if they or their ancestors had voted before 1867.
African American progressive who supported segregation and demanded that African American better themselves individually to achieve equality.
Theodore Roosevelt's nickname. He revised the Sherman Anti-Trust Act by breaking apart some of the nation's largest corporations at that time (ie, the railroad, steel industry)
1914 law that strengthen the governments ability to break up illegal trusts that overcharged consumers and hindered competition.

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