Progressive Era Success
The progressive movement set out to address the problems at the heart of American society. The progressive era made great changes in American society. Progressive Presidents set out to make drastic changes in America through government intervention. However, towards the end of the era, trusts and monopolies still exist in America, racial inequality is extremely high and immigrants are still struggling to succeed in American cities.
Do you believe the Progressive Era was a success or failure? Cite evidence from specific reforms discussed in class to help support your answers.