Ida B. Wells's Muckraking In The United States

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Thomas Jefferson announced “Our citizens may be deceived for a while, and have been deceived; but as long as the presses can be protected, we may trust to them for light”. As one of his famous quotes. Jefferson’s quote is stating that anti republicans didn’t have to risk themselves for any change of government. He is trying to say to reduce department to economy. Ida B. Wells an african-american muckraker journalist who wrote about lynching trying to make a point to stop it. Ida fearlessly launched anti-lynching crusades to help fight against it. Jefferson would agree with Ida’s muckraking about anti-lynching, he want to protect the people in the economy, and not destroy them.
One of Upton Sinclair’s most favorite muckraking was The Jungle
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