The People's Steward

Zuber, Shari Lyn
April 2014
Cobblestone;Apr2014, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p14
The article discusses U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt's efforts to protect equal opportunity for the American workforce and to ensure that businesses could not monopolize. Topics include the law suit he filed against Northern Securities, a company owned by financier J.P. Morgan, how he helped negotiate the Treaty of Portsmouth which ended the Russo-Japanese War, and the Pennsylvania coal miners strike in 1902.


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