19 Wilson’s Policies Known as a reformer Clayton Antitrust Act Strengthen the Sherman Act of 1890Allowed the gov’t to regulate businessCreated the Federal Trade CommissionFair trade laws
20 The Federal Reserve System Reorganized the federal banking systemOpen you books to page 299With a partner 1 person do 1 and 2The other 3 and 4Put the characteristics of the Federal Reserve in your own words
21 Federal Reserve Created regional federal banks Store capital and cashSupervised by a board selected by the pres.Allow to borrow money-short termCreated currencyExpand or contract the circulation of money
22 Other Accomplishments and Failures of Wilson Created Farm Loan BankAllowed farmers to get loansSelecting Louis Brandeis to the Supreme CourtFailuresCabinet members extended Jim Crow practiceOpposed an amendment on women’s suffrageNo problemWon easily in 1912
23 Limits of Progressivism Different viewsWanted to fix problems in citiesDidn’t help farmers, nonunion workersLimit immigrationLook overseas to help out
24 African Americans and Progressivism Only a small amount benefitedCreation of the NAACPIssues in the SouthDid not want to lose votes
26 Women’s Suffrage 1848 Susan B. Anthony Seneca Falls, NY Against slaveryDemanded women be apart of the 14th and 15th AmendmentsCivil Disobedience: Nonviolent refusal of a law
27 National American Woman Suffrage Association NAWSA- Created by Anthony, Lucy StoneBy 1900Women could own, sell, will propertyDemand to vote went upBecame more activeWhy do you think people would oppose women’s suffrage?
28 Strategies for Suffrage Its 1910, how would you try to earn the right to vote?1- push for an amendment¾ of the states needed to ratifyStates allow votingEach state would pass its own laws
29 Different Ideas NAWSA State Legislation Congressional Union (CU) Peaceful approachProtest but peacefulState LegislationPlan to have each state pass lawsCongressional Union (CU)Aggressive approachMilitant protestPush for an amendment
30 The End of Suffrage WWI Prohibition However Women took on jobs that men hadProhibitionLost a reason to fight suffrageHoweverAugust 24, th Amendment was passedLast major reform of the Progressive Era
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