Eugene Debs and American Socialism (Parts 4-6)


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Justin dives back into the life and times of socialist labor leader Eugene Debs, starting where part 3 left off, with Debs in prison following the failed Pullman Strike. This episode covers his evolution into socialism and industrial unionism, following the development of the Social Democratic Party of America, the Socialist Party of America, and the IWW. Covering Debs first two presidential runs in 1900 and 1904, leaving off right as the campaign starts in 1908.

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