Progressivism During The Progressive Era

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The Progressive Era was based on the idea that progress in society was possible. Although, the progressives had different approaches to make changes most of them had the same goals: to make economic life more fair and to eliminate special privileges and favoritism for the wealthy This was a very beneficial to society. This time in history gave workers equal rights, eliminated the political machines and made the government less corrupt, and developed trust, acts, and bills to protect the people and businesses owners. Without the progressives, there would not have been a progressive era. There were times when Progressivism would succeed and times where it would fail. One of the goals in Progressivism was to stop the competition between companies
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