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Terror On Wall Street

Ah, the Progressive Era.  Monopolies and Trustbusting.  Muckrakers and Philanthropy.  Temperance movements and. . . Terrorism? Between 1870 and 1916, the number of millionaires in the U.S. climbed from 100 to 16,000.  Although most of the upper class, like Rockefeller & Carnegie, gave their money to philanthropic causes,   Read More. . .

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