With 10, members, his church was the largest Presbyterian Church in the country, and he was selected the national moderator in The federal government had less of an impact on the lives of the citizen than we know today. How has the power of the federal government changed since the Progressive Era? The South had its own version of the Social Gospel that focused especially on prohibition.
The American Socialist Party was established in Women also helped inforce these laws after gaining their right to vote. Following World War I, provisions were made for a full-scale system of hospital and medical-care benefits for veterans.
La Follette Sr. Victorian England, increasingly concerned with poverty, gave rise to the movement whereby those connected to universities settled students in slum areas to live and work alongside local people.
Within the first hours of prohibition, the police in Chicago reported the theft of medicinal liquor. To improve the conditions of women and children, these policies attempted to reconcile the conflicting roles placed on women during this time period.
The league also concentrated on campaigns for the right of individual communities to choose whether to close their saloons.