Women Reformers In The Progressive Era

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In the Progressive Era, ‘women reformers did not have faith in the traditional biased government. The women reform group adopted new political techniques. There techniques included marching, and demonstrating as unbiased pressure groups’. (Goldfield, ed., The American Journey: A History of the United State, pgs. 475-476). The women activist marched for equal rights and what they believed in during the Progressive Era. There were several women reformer groups who influence and changed the government from 1900 – 1917. The women reformers and their organizations played a significant part in the Progressive Era. The women reformers supported the change for Child Labor laws. Women wanted better working conditions and regulated wages.

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