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A Vital Progressivism
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The spirit of Progressivism can be seen in the daily struggle of ordinary people. The struggles of  Native Americans, Asian Americans and blacks are placed in the context of the traditional white Progressive movement.
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American Progressivism, 1893 to 1929.


The United States, around 1910.


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During the early Progressive Era, two African American leaders dominated the debate over the best course for racial advancement in America, Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois.


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