Josephine Roche and 20th Century Progressivism

Professor Robyn Muncy talked about Josephine Roche, a pro-labor feminist, and her role in progressivism in 20th century America. One of Josephine… read more

Professor Robyn Muncy talked about Josephine Roche, a pro-labor feminist, and her role in progressivism in 20th century America. One of Josephine Roche’s many jobs was as the assistant secretary of the treasury under Franklin D. Roosevelt, during which she worked on what would later become the social security. Professor Muncy also said that Roche’s achievements were viewed as an anomaly at the time, but have since been recongnized as gender breakthroughs. close

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  • Eric Arnesen Professor George Washington University->History Department
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Josephine Roche and 20th Century Progressivism

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323694-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 25, 2015 | 6:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 01, 2015 | 4:30am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 25, 2015 | 6:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 25, 2015 | 10:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 31, 2015 | 10:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 31, 2015 | 9:30pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 01, 2015 | 4:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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