By Robert W. Cherny
thrice the Democratic Party’s nominee for president (1896, 1900, and 1908) and secretary of nation less than Woodrow Wilson, William Jennings Bryan voiced the troubles of many american citizens ignored of the post–Civil warfare financial growth.
In A Righteous reason: The lifetime of Williams Jennings Bryan, Robert W. Cherny offers Bryan’s key position within the Democratic Party’s transformation from the conservatism of Grover Cleveland to the progressivism of Woodrow Wilson. Cherny attracts on Bryan’s writings and correspondence to track his significant political crusades for a brand new forex coverage, prohibition, and women’s suffrage, and opposed to colonialism, monopolies, America’s access into international conflict I, and the instructing of evolution within the public schools.
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