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Progressive

[pruh-gres-iv]
Progressive is an adjectival form of progress and may refer to:

Politics

  • Progressivism, a political movement/ideology with origins in early 20th century America
  • Progressive Era, period of reform in the United States lasting from the 1890s through the 1920s
  • Progressive Party, name of several different active and inactive political parties across the world
  • Progressive tax, tax imposed so that the tax rate increases as the amount to which the rate is applied increases
  • The Progressive, left-wing monthly magazine

Business

Music

Religion

  • Progressive creationism, form of Old Earth creationism that accepts that new species have appeared successively over Earth's long history
  • Progressive Judaism, umbrella term for all strands of Judaism which do not view halakha as having normative status
  • Progressive revelation, core teaching of the Bahá'í Faith that flows from central teachings of the religion
  • Progressive Christianity, a movement within contemporary Protestantism characterized by willingness to question tradition, acceptance of human diversity, and strong emphasis on social justice
  • Progressive Islam, a modern liberal interpretation of Islam

Sports

  • Progressive Field (originally Jacobs Field), home of the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball

Technology

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