Do you mean the 20th or the 21st? If the latter, we're still living in the "Second Gilded Age." If the former, there was some disquiet and unrest in the early decades, but the Roosevelts nipped it in the bud."RWS" said:Boy, BigBad, have you lived in the United States in this century? Or is my perspective skewed by living in a semi-socialist (that is, northeastern) state?