Nov. 17 Notes (Moral Reform)

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  • Nov. 17 Notes (Moral Reform)

    1. 1. Moral Reform
    2. 2. Progressive Movement reform movement of middle-class city dwellers to fix problems of urbanization and industrialization REMEMBER…
    3. 3. <ul><li>Three Progressive Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Promote Democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Protect Social Welfare </li></ul><ul><li>Reform the Economy </li></ul>REMEMBER…
    4. 4. <ul><li>Progressives wanted to clean up morality to improve the lives of the poor </li></ul>Moral Reform <ul><li>Teach them middle-class American values </li></ul><ul><li>GOAL: Protect Social Welfare </li></ul>
    5. 5. <ul><li>Banning of alcoholic beverages </li></ul>Prohibition
    6. 6. <ul><li>Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) </li></ul>Prohibition Organizations <ul><li>Worked for woman suffrage so they could support prohibition </li></ul>
    7. 7. <ul><li>Anti-Saloon League (1895) </li></ul>Prohibition Organizations <ul><li>Worked to close bars because they served as a place… </li></ul><ul><li>To cash paychecks </li></ul><ul><li>For political machine headquarters </li></ul>
    8. 8. <ul><li>Anti-Saloon League (1895) </li></ul>Prohibition Organizations <ul><li>Worked to close bars because they served as a place… </li></ul><ul><li>For immigrants to meet (blocked assimilation) </li></ul><ul><li>For prostitution </li></ul>
    9. 9. <ul><li>Went into affect in 1920 </li></ul>18th Amendment <ul><li>Banned the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcohol </li></ul><ul><li>1933 ~ repealed by the 21 st Amendment </li></ul>
    10. 10. The End

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