Woodrow Wilson • Homework: 346-365 • Extra Credit: Iron Jawed Angels Wilson Wins Election • Wilson former governor of New Jersey • Progressive against trust and tariffs • Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914- protect unions from antitrust laws • FTC (Federal Trade Commission)unfair business “cease and desist orders” • Federal Income Tax- graduated tax replaces tariffs • Federal Reserve System- private member banks with govt. control • Underwood Tariffs reduces import taxes Women win suffrage • Wealthy and middle class women • NAWSA- Chapman Catt and ladylike behavior • Alice Paul protests outside Whitehouse including during WWI • National Women’s party (Radical Women) • 19th Amendment- 72 years after Seneca Falls Limits on Progressives • During Campaign promises to help support NAACP • Retracts anti lynching and segregation legislation • Birth of a Nation (1915) positive depiction of the Rise of the Klan • WWI ends Wilson’s progressive views Woodrow Wilson about Birth of a Nation • "It is like writing history with Lightning. And my only regret is that it is all so terribly true." Summary Question 1) 2) 3) Which constitutional amendment allowed women to vote? Who became the president of NAWSA? Which Act of Congress established the Federal Reserve System? What is the Federal Reserve? 4) Who was the Governor of New Jersey who became president in 1912? 5) What was used to replace moneys lost by the use of Tariffs? 6) This Tariff substantially reduced import taxes? 7) This agency was given the power to investigate unfair business practices and to issue orders to "cease and desist.“ 8) This specified that labor unions and farm organizations not only had a right to exist, but would also no longer be subject to antitrust laws. 9) Who appeared to support civil rights, but then created laws against it? 10) This movement was helped by the influx of college educated women.