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Chapter 6 Vocabulary

muckracker a journalist who uncovers abuses and corruption in a society
direct primary a vote held by all members of a political party to decide their candidate for public office
initiative the right of citizens to place a measure or issue before the voters of the legislature for approval
referendum the practicing of letting voters accept or reject measures proposed by the legislature
recall the right that enables voters to remove unsatisfactory elected officials from office
suffrage the right to vote
prohibition laws banning the manufacture, transportation, and sale of acoholic beverages
arbitration settling dispute by agreeing to accept the decision of an impartial outsider
social darwinism a philosophy created by Xharles Darwin stating that humans have developed through competition and natural selection with only the strongest surviving
insubordination disobedience to authority
income tax a tax based on the net income of a person of business
unfair trade practices trading practices that derive a gain at the expense of competition
Created by: amkemp