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What are two things that would be different if there had been no Progressive Era ? What are two things that would be different if there had been no Progressive Era ?

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I think the Progressive Era did set the stage for some of our modern programs. It reflected our ideas that we could better our society through legislation. Both parties take advantage of that, to be sure. They each want to legislate their view of morality.

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1)  We would have far fewer natural resources available for us to enjoy or use today.  Teddy Roosevelt and John Muir were way ahead of their time with conservationism, and I thank Mr. Roosevelt every summer when I venture into the National Park System.  That's what you call foresight.

2)  Civil rights for African-Americans and women's...

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