Download
progressive era reform ii n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Progressive Era Reform II PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Progressive Era Reform II

Progressive Era Reform II

252 Vues Download Presentation
Télécharger la présentation

Progressive Era Reform II

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. Progressive Era Reform II • Prohibition • Workers in the Progressive Era • Adjusting to Industrial Labor • Union Organizing and Radical Labor • City and State Reform • Federal Government Reform

  2. Women’s Christian Temperance Union

  3. Coney Island

  4. Coney Island

  5. Prohibition • The Volstead Act: 18th Amendment ratified and went into effect 1919. • Prohibited the sale and possession of alcoholic beverages.

  6. Scientific Management • Taylorism: Named after Frederick Taylor • Time/motion studies: Ways to make the modern industrial worker more effective.

  7. Organized Labor in Progressive Era

  8. Organized Labor in Progressive Era • American Federation of Labor still the dominant labor union

  9. Organized Labor in Progressive Era • American Federation of Labor still the dominant labor union • Lost power due to counterattack by industrialists

  10. Organized Labor in Progressive Era • American Federation of Labor still the dominant labor union • Lost power due to counterattack by industrialists • National Association of Manufacturers

  11. Triangle Shirtwaist Fire • Started with deplorable working conditions in NYC garment district

  12. Triangle Shirtwaist Fire • Started with deplorable working conditions in NYC garment district • Led to Strike by ILGWU and WTUL

  13. Triangle Shirtwaist Fire • Started with deplorable working conditions in NYC garment district • Led to Strike by ILGWU and WTUL • Fire broke out in Triangle Shirtwaist Co. in Manhattan- fire escape doors were chained shut!

  14. Triangle Shirtwaist Fire • Started with deplorable working conditions in NYC garment district • Led to Strike by ILGWU and WTUL • Fire broke out in Triangle Shirtwaist Co. in Manhattan- fire escape doors were chained shut! • More than 140 young women died.

  15. Triangle Headline

  16. Triangle Fire

  17. Dead victims

  18. “Radical” Labor

  19. “Radical” Labor • International Workers of the World - IWW

  20. “Radical” Labor • International Workers of the World - IWW • Welcomed all workers

  21. “Radical” Labor • International Workers of the World - IWW • Welcomed all workers • Leaders: Daniel de Leon; Eugene Debs; Mother Jones; Bill Heywood

  22. “Radical” Labor • International Workers of the World - IWW • Welcomed all workers • Leaders: Daniel de Leon; Eugene Debs; Mother Jones; Bill Heywood • Purpose: To emancipate the worker from the bonds of capitalism

  23. Progressive City Reform

  24. Progressive City Reform • City Manager Form of government: mangement by a council of experts

  25. Progressive City Reform • City Manager Form of government: management by a council of experts • Regulation of public utilities

  26. Progressive City Reform • City Manager Form of government: mangement by a council of experts • Regulation of public utilities • “City Beautiful” campaigns

  27. Penn Station

  28. State Reform • Making Government more “democratic”

  29. State Reform • Making Government more “democratic” • Initiative: Letting voters put laws on ballot

  30. State Reform • Making Government more “democratic” • Initiative: Letting voters put laws on ballot • Referendum: Letting voters vote on new laws

  31. State Reform • Making Government more “democratic” • Initiative: Letting voters put laws on ballot • Referendum: Letting voters vote on new laws • Recall: Special election to vote official out of office

  32. State Reform • Making Government more “democratic” • Initiative: Letting voters put laws on ballot • Referendum: Letting voters vote on new laws • Recall: Special election to vote official out of office • Direct Primary: Let party voters choose the party candidate for office.

  33. Federal Government Reform • Primary elections

  34. Federal Government Reform • Primary elections • Direct Election of Senators

  35. Federal Government Reform • Primary elections • Direct Election of Senators • 17th Amendment ratified and took effect 1913