Journalists who exposed problems in modern society.
Muckrakers
Companies that would join together to stop smaller businesses.
Trusts
A building in which families rent several rooms or apartments
Tenements
Poor, crowded, and run-down urban neighborhoods
Slums
Art or literature focused on a particular region of the country.
Regionalism
Stage entertainment made up of various acts.
Vaudeville
Market in which a few large companies control prices for an industry.
Oligopoly
The protection and preservation of natural resources.
Conservation
Someone who breaks up a trust into smaller companies.
Trustbuster
Spanish-speaking neighborhoods.
Barrio
Prejudice; unbalanced view or consideration.
Bias
Unfair treatment of a group because of a person's race, religion, ethnic background, and place of birth.
Discrimination
Mexican American self-defense group.
Mutualista