The United States were united in terms of the states, but not all cultures were seen as equals. They were segregated. Women, African-Americans, Hispanics, and Asians were all heavily discriminated throughout the history of Earth. This changed in the mid to late 20th century. During the 1950’s, rights activist started to flourish throughout the USA. They aimed to be ‘united’, as the name of our … Continue reading UNITED States

Progressives Taking Action

Progressives were a group of folk that made an effort to progressively change things in the country. Mostly a middle-class group, they also included many important people in U.S. History, such as Teddy Roosevelt. Gaining popularity in the early 190’s progressivism was aimed at societal advancements, which were much needed at the time with the issues America was facing. With little “fairness” in the States, … Continue reading Progressives Taking Action